Representation of Gender Minority Groups In Serbia, Macedonia and Montenegro

Start: Sep 3, 2015 1:00:00 PM
End: Sep 4, 2015 4:00:00 PM

The research for this project is situated within the interdisciplinary context of media and gender studies with a particular focus on social and cultural practices of exclusion/inclusion of gender minority groups in the Western Balkans.

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: A Season of Films

Start: Oct 1, 2015 12:00:00 AM

Showcasing the national cinemas of Russia and Eastern, Central and South East Europe, co-hosted by the British Film Institute. 

SSEES 100: SSEES, The First Century - a centenary lecture by Professor Norman Davies

Start: Oct 7, 2015 12:00:00 AM
End: Oct 7, 2015 12:00:00 AM

Founders of SSEES
Professor Norman Davies has inspired millions of people around the globe to read and study history. An Honorary Fellow of St Antony’s, Oxford , and Professor at the Jagiellonian University, Kraków, he was Professor of History at SSEES for 25 years. 

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.

SSEES 100: In and Out of Focus - An Academic in the Sights of the Securitate, 1965 to 1989

Start: Nov 27, 2015 12:00:00 AM
End: Nov 27, 2015 12:00:00 AM

Dennis Deletant receiving the Romanian Order of Merit, presented by HE Dan Ghibernea in 2001

UCL Lunch Hour Lecture with Dr Rachel Morley: Russian Cinema in 1915 

Start: Dec 3, 2015 1:15:00 PM
End: Dec 3, 2015 1:55:00 PM

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In this lecture Dr Rachel Morley will examine Russian cinema in 1915, a key year in the development of this art form. Exploring Russian feature films released that year from the perspectives of cinematic innovation, thematic concerns, the developing star system and popular genres, it will provide a snapshot of the type of films enjoyed by Russian cinema-goers a century ago and demonstrate the richness and sophistication of the pre-Revolutionary Russian film industry. 

SSEES 100: Socialism, Capitalism and the Alternatives: Lessons from Russia and Eastern Europe

Start: Dec 14, 2015 8:00:00 AM
End: Dec 16, 2015 6:00:00 PM

During the 100 years of the existence of the School of Slavonic and East European Studies the world has seen the creation, dominance and dissolution of Communism in Russia and Eastern Europe.