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).

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Sawyer Seminar Postdoctoral Fellowship 2014-2015 @ Carnegie Mellon University

Reminder ***A.W. Mellon Sawyer Seminar Postdoctoral Fellowship 2014-2015/Carnegie Mellon University***

 

The Department of History at Carnegie Mellon University seeks a scholar in the humanities and/or social sciences doing history-related research for its Sawyer Seminar, "The Ghetto: Concept, Conditions, and Connections in Transnational Historical Perspective, from the 11th Century to the Present."  

Congratulations on symposium well done!

On behalf of Soyuz, I want to formally congratulate and thank Neringa Klumbyte for a job very well done with this year's Soyuz symposium.  A special thanks to Karen Dawisha and the Havighurst Center for allowing Soyuz to be part of the annual Young Researchers' conference.  I believe that we all left feeling intellectually engaged, challenged and inspired.  The program you put together on the topic of justice covered a wide range of ways to think of (in)justice and could not have been more timely.  Thank you for helping us continue our rich tradition of the Soyuz symposiu

CfP: Soyuz AAA Panel Post-socialisms

Soyuz invites submissions for participation in its sponsored panel at the Annual Meeting of the American Anthropological Association, to be held in Washington DC (Dec 3-7, 2014). The theme of this panel is theory and discourse across post-socialisms. We welcome all paper proposals that address this theme, broadly defined. Proposals that address current research or other thematically relevant issues beyond the Post-Soviet sphere are particularly encouraged. 

The full abstract of the Soyuz AAA panel is as follows:

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