As part of the UCL Festival of Culture, Dr Urszula Chowaniec organised a series of events on gender/queer and art/lit/film. We are pleased to be able to present video recordings of two of the events which were held on 5 June 2017.
Publication date: 15 June 2017
20-21 October 2017, UCL-SSEES
Publication date: 14 June 2017
Helen Mirren, Katya Galitzine and other guests at the joint UCL SSEES Library and British Library panel discussion
Last week a panel discussion “Émigrés from Revolution” took place at the British Library. It was a joint event between UCL SSEES Library and the British Library and was inspired by the SSEES Library Collections.
Publication date: 9 June 2017
Dr Katarzyna Zechenter discussed Polish community in London after Brexit for BBC Arabic
Publication date: 5 June 2017
On 25 May SSEES Masaryk Professor of Central European History Martyn Rady received an honorary doctorate from the Lucian Blaga University of Sibiu in Romania. He subsequently delivered a lecture on 'Visualizing the Law in Medieval Hungary and Transylvania'.
Publication date: 31 May 2017
a part of the Conservatism and human rights podcast Dr Eric
Gordy was interviewed by Laura Round on the growing influence of Russia in the Balkans.
Publication date: 17 May 2017
SSEES Director Jan Kubik wrote an article for the Times Higher
Education on the UCL rally in support of CEU and academic freedom (26th April 2017).
Publication date: 26 April 2017
Dr Uilleam Blacker published an opinion piece in Open Democracy Russia about the recent exhibition of Russian Revolutionary art at the Royal Academy. You can read his piece 'Russifying revolutionary art at the Royal Academy' here.
Publication date: 21 April 2017
SSEES alumnus Joe Parkinson, (History, graduate 2004), was part of the team nominated for this year’s Pulitzer Prize at the Wall Street Journal, for their reporting on Turkey. More information and the nominated articles can be found here. We offer our hearty congratulations to Joe and are proud to celebrate this wonderful achievement.
Publication date: 12 April 2017