BASEES Annual Conference 13-15 April 2018
Apr
12
Apr 15

BASEES Annual Conference 13-15 April 2018

  • Fitzwilliam College

Call for papers

The British Association for Slavonic and East European Studies (BASEES) invites proposals for panels, roundtables and papers for its 2018 Annual Conference. The conference will be held Friday, 13 April to Sunday, 15 April, and will be based at Fitzwilliam College, Cambridge, United Kingdom. The 2017 conference attracted 500 delegates.

Panels, roundtables and papers are welcome in the following areas: Politics; History; Sociology and Geography; Film and Media, Languages and Linguistics; Literatures and Cultures; Economics. The conference especially welcomes participation by postgraduate research students and young scholars. The 2018 conference coincides with the 50th anniversary of the Prague Spring and the events of ‘1968’. We will mark the occasion with special keynotes and roundtables reflecting on the Prague Spring, dissidence and the issue of human rights. Delegates are also invited to propose panels and roundtables on related topics.

To propose a panel or a paper you will need to fill in the electronic proposal form. There are separate forms for panels/roundtables and papers.

The deadline for panel/roundtable proposals is 30 September 2017, and 16 September 2017 for individual paper proposals.

Academic Conference Organisers: 
Dr Matthias Neumann (m.neumann@uea.ac.uk)
Dr Chris Jones (c.jones@uea.ac.uk)

Postgraduate members of BASEES who present papers are eligible to apply for financial support towards their conference costs. They need to complete the electronic application form and submit it by 30 September 2017.

The conference also welcomes proposals for postgraduate posters. These posters will be displayed prominently throughout the conference. Please complete the poster proposal form by 1 December 2017.

The official conference website is www.basees2018.org 

General enquiries about the conference are welcome at conference@basees.org


BASEES Annual Conference
Mar
31
Apr 2

BASEES Annual Conference

  • Fitzwilliam College

The BASEES 2017 Annual Conference will be held 31 March - 2 April 2017 and will be based as usual at Fitzwilliam College, Cambridge.

 

Building upon the increasing successes of past BASEES conferences the BASEES Annual Conference continues to attract scholars of Slavonic and East European Studies from a wide range of disciplines from across the world. The 2016 conference attracted more than 400 delegates..

Proposals are invited for panels, roundtables and papers for the 2017 Annual Conference.

Panels, roundtables and papers are welcome in the areas of Politics; History; Sociology and Geography; Film and Media, Languages and Linguistics; Literatures and Cultures; Economics. The conference especially welcomes participation by postgraduate research students and by young scholars. The 2017 conference coincides with the centenary of the 1917 revolutions in Russia. We will mark the occasion with special key notes and roundtables reflecting on the legacy and study of the Russian Revolution. Delegates are also invited to propose panels and roundtables on related topics.

The deadline for panel/roundtable proposals is 30 September 2016, and 16 September 2016 for individual paper proposals.

General enquiries about the conference are welcome at info@basees2017.org.

Visit basees2017.org for more information.


60 years since 1956: the Hungarian Revolution and its aftermath in East and Central Europe
Dec
8
Dec 10

60 years since 1956: the Hungarian Revolution and its aftermath in East and Central Europe

  • Budapest Hungary

BASEES and the Hungarian Institute for Foreign Affairs and Trade are collaborating - in this sixtieth anniversary year of the Hungarian Revolution - to stage a conference in Budapest to mark the events of 1956.
The conference will discuss all aspects of the revolution and its wider impact.

Address any enquiries to: info@basees2016budapest.org