Platform Ukraine 2015 Conference

Start: Jun 6, 2015 10:00:00 AM
End: Jun 7, 2015 6:00:00 PM

platform ukraine logo
This year’s Platform Ukraine Conference 2015 will cover a variety of topics, such as Everyday and Gendered Experiences of Conflict; Memory and Identity; Artistic Responses to the Crisis in Ukraine; Framing and Living conflict in the Post-Socialist Space; War and Methodology.

Expressive Movement in Early Soviet Film: the Juncture of Avant-Garde Performance and Physiological Psychology

Start: Jun 8, 2015 5:15:00 PM
End: Jun 8, 2015 7:00:00 PM

Insisting on cinema’s specificity as an art form, Soviet filmmakers of the 1920s sought to revolutionize performance and define modes of expression uniquely suited for the screen.

SSEES Special Lecture

Start: Jun 9, 2015 6:00:00 PM
End: Jun 9, 2015 8:00:00 PM

Zoltan Balog
Hungarian Minister for Human Capacities, Zoltán Balog, will talk on “The Social Transformation in Hungary 25 Years after Regaining Freedom”.

SSEES 100: Grand Alumni Dinner

Start: Jun 14, 2015 6:00:00 PM
End: Jun 14, 2015 11:00:00 PM

Ognisko Restaurant
Please note that tickets for this event have now sold out.

SSEES 100: Achievements and Challenges for the Emerging Economies of Central Europe

Start: Jun 22, 2015 8:00:00 AM
End: Jun 24, 2015 6:00:00 PM

Modern buildings in Prague
This three-day conference draws focus to the appearance of the countries of Central Europe as a laboratory for new political and economic ideas throughout the 20th century. 

SSEES 100: Conference on the Politics of Teaching and Learning Languages

Start: Sep 17, 2015 9:00:00 AM
End: Sep 18, 2015 5:00:00 PM

Language books
This two-day conference intends to address the historical perspectives and current key narratives surrounding the teaching of languages, linguistics, and area studies.

SSEES 100: Area Studies in the 21st Century / Eastern Europe Without Borders

Start: Nov 9, 2015 9:00:00 AM
End: Nov 10, 2015 5:00:00 PM

Alternative globe
These two linked workshops will constitute a major ‘state of the field’ discussion on Area Studies, in general, and East European studies, in particular.