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).

Recent Content

New Issue: Sibirica - Interdisciplinary Journal of Siberian Studies

Dear Colleague,

The current issue explores a wide range of topics, including: Russian tobacco exporting to indigenous communities, migration to Siberia in the eighteenth century, the semantic structure of domestic deer herd names and more. Also included is the previous issue contents titled: Beyond the Anthropological Texts: History and Theory of Fieldworking in the North

Current Issue: Volume 16, Issue 2

CfP Doing healthcare ethnography in post-socialist settings: Methodological reflections

This is a call for papers for a tentative panel on ethnographic research in post-socialist healthcare settings to be held at the 2018 conference of the Society for Romanian Studies (Bucharest, June 26-30).

Convener: Marius Wamsiedel (Xi’an Jiaotong-Liverpool University)

CfP for the Panel: Marxism Reloaded or Philosophy in Times of Poverty, Lucca, 23 -25 November 2017

Call for Papers for the Panel:

Marxism Reloaded or Philosophy in Times of Poverty

As part of

6th Euroacademia Forum of Critical Studies: Asking Big Questions Again

23 – 25 November 2017

Lucca, Tuscany, Italy

Deadline for Paper Proposals: 15th of September 2017




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