Guardian Gaming Night: video games, the military and morality

Start: Apr 9, 2015 7:00:00 PM
End: Apr 9, 2015 8:30:00 PM

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Military shooters like Call of Duty and Battlefield sell in their millions, dominating the charts and presenting a very particular view of war and how it is fought.

SSEES 100: Polish Migrants' Experience of Life in the UK since 2004

Start: Apr 17, 2015 9:00:00 AM
End: Apr 18, 2015 6:00:00 PM

Polish migrants in the UK
Ten years since Poland’s EU accession, it seems appropriate to take stock of the current state of knowledge about Polish migration to the UK. 

SSEES 100: Historical Parallels, Contemporary Perspectives - Central Europe 100 Years On

Start: Apr 21, 2015 10:00:00 AM
End: Apr 21, 2015 5:00:00 PM

Trams in a European Street
The third Central Europe Symposium with keynote speakers from the region and panels on Politics/History, Economics and Culture.

SSEES 100: Chamber Music Concert

Start: Apr 30, 2015 6:30:00 PM
End: Apr 30, 2015 10:30:00 PM

Portrait of Igor Stravinsky, by Albert Gleizes, 1914
The programme includes Igor Stravinsky's "The Soldier's Tale: Suite" (1915/20) and Béla Bartók's "Contrasts" (1938) for violin, clarinet and piano.

Book launch: The Foreign Policies of Post-Yugoslav States: From Yugoslavia to Europe Serbia (2014, Palgrave Macmillan, London)

Start: May 5, 2015 6:00:00 PM
End: May 5, 2015 7:30:00 PM

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SSEES 100 Inaugural Lecture: Martyn Rady

Start: May 14, 2015 6:30:00 PM
End: May 14, 2015 8:30:00 PM

Bohemian Court
Misleading Cases in the Customary Law: The Pertinacious Litigant and Central Europe

Reactivating the Social Condenser: Architecture against Privation

Start: May 18, 2015 10:00:00 AM
End: May 18, 2015 7:00:00 PM

Reactivating the Social Condenser: Architecture against Privation

 "In the habits and attitudes of the mass population, low-voltage activity and a weak consciousness would be focused through the circuits of these ‘social condensers’ into high-voltage catalysts of change." (Moisei Ginzburg, 1927)

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. 

Understanding Governance Virtuous Circles - Who Succeeded and Why

Start: Jul 8, 2015 12:00:00 AM
End: Jul 11, 2015 12:00:00 AM

The workshop is organized as a theory development debate around empirical papers collected from the EU FP7 ANTICORRP project on good governance contemporary achievers: Estonia, Chile, Costa Rica, Taiwan, South Korea, Uruguay and Georgia.

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.