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Call For Proposals and New Book Series

I.B.Tauris is pleased to announce the launch of The Library of Modern Russia, an academic monograph book series. Building on I.B.Tauris’ established record publishing Russian studies titles for both academic and general readers the series will showcase the work of emerging and established writers who are setting new agendas in the field.

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CfP 7th International Conference 'Europe Inside-Out: Europe and Europeanness Exposed to Plural Observers', Porto, 28 – 29 April 2017

The 7th International Conference

‘Europe Inside-Out: Europe and Europeanness Exposed to Plural Observers’


28 – 29 April 2017, Porto, Portugal







Conference Description


Table of Contents: Aspasia (Volume 11)

Dear Colleague,

We are pleased to announce that the latest issue of Aspasia has recently been published by Berghahn Journals.

This is the eleventh volume of the journal, and this issue covers a wide range of topics and introduces a new section called Research Notes.

Please visit the Berghahn website for more information about the journal:

Looking for Chair/Discussants for Two Panels for 2017 ASEES Annual conference

We are looking for possible chair and/or discussants for two panels for the 49th ASEES Annual Convention November 8-11, 2017; both panels are focusing on Post-Soviet political discourse in Russia. One will focus specifically on Putin’s use of language, while the other will examine  Russian political discourse in general.

Senator Joseph McCarthy

I am launching a biography of McCarthy, for Houghton-Mifflin, and would love help with these searches:

1)  Trying to find anyone from the old Soviet world who can help me understand, up-close, what his adversaries thought of Senator McCarthy;

Deadline Extended (Feb., 15th 2017) - 4th International Forum for Doctoral Candidates in East European Art History

Professur für Kunstgeschichte Osteuropas, Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin
Chair of Art History of Eastern and East Central Europe, Humboldt University, Berlin

Berlin, 28. April 2017 / April 28, 2017
Konferenzsprachen sind Deutsch und Englisch. / Languages of the conference are German and English.

Call for Papers