May 3, 2017 5:30:00 PM
End: May 3, 2017 7:30:00 PM
The Embassy of the Republic of Croatia and the School of Slavonic and East European Studies, UCL, are organising a roundtable discussion on the 25th anniversary of the Republic of Croatia's international recognition. A panel will discuss related historical decisions and developments in Croatia, as well as the issue of international recognition of states more broadly. The panel will be composed of experts in the field as well as those who themselves participated in the decision-making at the time.
May 4, 2017 6:00:00 PM
End: May 4, 2017 8:00:00 PM
Man with a Movie Camera (1929)
May 8, 2017 5:30:00 PM
End: May 8, 2017 7:30:00 PM
May 8, 2017 6:00:00 PM
End: May 8, 2017 8:00:00 PM
Assemblage through fissure: framing of the Post-Yugoslav in Daša Drndić’s 'Maria Częstohowska still shedding tears or Dying in Toronto'
May 10, 2017 5:00:00 PM
End: May 10, 2017 7:00:00 PM
Attitudes towards EU migrants in the UK: the influence of ethnicity, nationality, and location by Alexandra Bulat, and What are the main factors leading to transition success of EBRD investment projects? by Natalia Kryg
May 11, 2017 6:00:00 PM
End: May 11, 2017 8:00:00 PM
UCL SSEES Research students, Alexandra Bulat and Natalia Kryg will present their research in this double bill presentation. (UCL SSEES)
May 22, 2017 6:00:00 PM
End: May 22, 2017 8:00:00 PM
SSEES’s Director, Professor Jan Kubik, has contributed to the forthcoming book Civil Society Revisited: Lessons from Poland, which will be launched at SSEES on 22 May. Join Professor Kubik for a discussion with the editors of the volume, Prof Kerstin Jacobsson and Dr Elżbieta Korolczuk, and fellow contributing author Dr Gabriella Elgenius.
May 26, 2017 11:30:00 AM
End: May 26, 2017 5:20:00 PM
Remembering the past and migration abroad have both for centuries been fundamental to the identity of Poland. Today, they remain acutely significant - the first to politicians, the second to ordinary citizens. The workshop will be an opportunity to discuss research in progress which addresses both themes, as well as how they intertwine.
Women, Love and the Other Stories of Communist Poland. Swallowing Mercury by Wioletta Greg in discussion with Urszula Chowaniec
Jun 5, 2017 4:00:00 PM
End: Jun 5, 2017 5:00:00 PM
This is a chance to meet and talk to a Polish London-based writer, Wioletta Greg, long-listed for the Man Booker International Prize this year.
Jun 5, 2017 6:00:00 PM
End: Jun 5, 2017 8:00:00 PM
Politics of Debates on Gender (Poland versus Western Europe), discussion seminar.
Introduction to War on Gender in Poland by Maciej Duda, author of monograph on Polish War Against Gender (2016). Discussion on gender and the language of body politics as well as gender project by Gerard Coll i Planas: Richard Mole and Urszula Chowaniec.
Polish Queer Literature. Anthology. Presentation of the project by Błażej Warkocki.
"The Faking of Russian Democracy and the Fracturing of Democracy in the USA: Political Technology versus Disruptive Technology"
Jun 12, 2017 5:30:00 PM
End: Jun 12, 2017 9:00:00 PM
Organised by The Great Britain – Russian Society
Jun 22, 2017 12:30:00 PM
End: Jun 23, 2017 6:00:00 PM
Research on illegal housing is still fragmented. Several factors impede a more systematic approach to the topic. The variety of notions used for housing strategies that do not (entirely) comply with the law, such as squatting, illegal housing, informal housing, unauthorised housing, unlicensed housing, self-help housing, to name just a few, is indicative of a fundamental heterogeneity.
Exploring technology upgrading in emerging and transition economies: From 'Shifting Wealth I' to 'Shifting Wealth II'
Jun 26, 2017 9:00:00 AM
End: Jun 27, 2017 5:00:00 PM