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The International Newsletter n°4 of The Center for Russian, Caucasian and Central European Studies CERCEC (October  2019)

I am pleased to inform you that The International Newsletter n°4 of The Center for Russian, Caucasian and Central European Studies CERCEC (October  2019) is now available on-line at https://mailchi.mp/3cfa036c3f6d/cercec-international-newsletter-n4-october-2019

CFP: "Capital, Commodities, and Empire: Doing Business at Long Distance" (Portland, OR; April 30-May 2, 2020)

Long-distance business and cross-continental commerce have by nature of their transactional cost required capital investment and logistical forethought that outstripped those of more localized trade, often the model for our understanding of trade relations.

Baltic Orthodoxy - Resource Portal for Religious History

www.balticorthodoxy.com is an online resource portal run by Dr James White (Ural Federal University/University of Tartu) and Dr Irina Paert (University of Tartu). Please see the description below for aims, scope, and funding information. On the website, you will find a variety of resources on the history of Orthodoxy in the Baltic region, including biographies, a time line, interactive maps, primary sources (both translations and downloadable originals), historical photographs and maps, videos, and further reading.

CfA: 2020 Jack and Anita Hess Faculty Seminar: Between Enemy Combatant and Racial ‘Other’: Nazi Persecution of Soviet POWs

The Jack, Joseph, and Monton Mandel Center for Advanced Holocaust Studies of the United States Holocaust Memorial Museum (USHMM) announces the 2020 Jack and Anita Hess Faculty Seminar: Between Enemy Combatant and Racial ‘Other’: Nazi Persecution of Soviet POWs. This year’s Seminar will explore Soviet prisoners of war (POWs) as one of the many victim groups that the Nazis deliberately persecuted in their campaign on the Eastern Front.

Russian Language Winter School, Dec 01 - Dec 21, 2019, Yerevan, Armenia

ASPIRANTUM -School of languages and cultures invites international participants to apply and take part in Russian language winter school to be organized from December 1 till December 21, 2019 in Yerevan, Armenia.

This 21 days’ winter school offers participants to master skills in written and oral modern Russian, reading and interpreting Russian texts from different periods as well as rapidly deepening their knowledge in colloquial Russian.

The Journal of Power Institutions in Post-Soviet Societies - Issue 19 - 2018 - The Evolution of Prisons and Penality in the Former Soviet Union NOW ON-LINE!

I am pleased to inform you that The Journal of Power Institutions in Post-Soviet Societies issue 19 devoted to "The Evolution of  Prisons and Penality in the Former Soviet Union" is now available on-line (free access!): https://journals.openedition.org/pipss/4421

 

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