UCL School of Slavonic and East European Studies (SSEES)


Russian and East European Online Resources

The following useful web resources are a collection of cultural centres, bookstores and online guides which aim to keep you informed and updated with the latest news and events relating to Russia and the East European Region. 

Pushkin House - Russian cultural centre in a beautiful house in Bloomsbury which organises events, talks and exhibitions. 

Russian Art & Culture - Events in London and worldwide. 

Waterstones, Piccadilly - This bookshop has a section dedicated to Russia which hosts a Russian book club once a month. 

SCRSS -  Russian cultural centre hosting films, lectures, exhibitions and talks. 

Gorodlondon - Information on Russian events across London.

Russian Events - Digital lifestyle magazine listing Russian events. 

The British Library - Large collection for the study of Slavonic countries, past and present. 

The Great Britain - Russia Society  - Hosts a number of talks and social events across the year. 

SSEES Alumni
Alumni News and Newsletter

The SSEES Alumni Newsletter, UnSSEESing is produced biannually and sent via email. It contains snippets of SSEES History, Alumni Stories and news from the School. 

alumni events
Alumni Events 

Alongside the biannual talks that take place at SSEES for Alumni (almost always followed by a party), the SSEES Alumni Association often organises less formal events to exhibitions, film screenings, opera and other various East European and Russian-related happenings in and around London.