Soyuz is formally constituted as the Post-Communist Cultural Studies Interest Group of the American Anthropological Association (AAA) and is also recognized as an official unit of the American Association for the Advancement of Slavic Studies (AAASS).

Soyuz 2018 Symposium: New Stages? Postsocialisms, Postliberalisms, and Performances (Yale University, March 2–3, 2018)

See the complete program here. In addition to paper panels, please note several exciting events at the 2018 Symposium, including our keynote address by Alaina Lemon, Professor of Anthropology at the University of Michigan and author, most recently, of Technologies for Intuition: Cold War Circles and Telepathic Rays, a staged reading of an ethnographic play, and a concurrent photography exhibition.

This is a public event! But please register for the symposium in advance, and by February 23, here.

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CfP for the Panel: European Cultural Heritage, Florence, 11 – 12 December 2017

Call for Papers for the Panel:

European Cultural Heritage – Celebrating Diversity


As part of the 6th Euroacademia International Conference

‘The European Union and the Politicization of Europe’

Florence, Italy, 11-12 December 2017


Deadline: 10th of November 2017

European Cultural Heritage – Celebrating Diversity


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