Discussions

International conference "Circles of the Revolution. Internal and International Consequences of the Year 1917 in Russia"

Round anniversaries of historical events always urge scholars to discuss causes and effects of the latter. The Russian Revolution belongs without any doubts to such events. Yet so far, scholars’ attention has been devoted mainly to internal aspects of processes and occurrences, which led to the transformation of the Russian Empire into the Soviet Union.

Final CFP: Asia in the Russian Imagination

The University of Utah’s Asia Center is hosting an interdisciplinary conference on Siberia, Central Asia, and the Russian Far East and North Pacific, organized around the theme of “Asia in the Russian Imagination.” The conference will be held at the University of Utah’s campus in Salt Lake City on March 23-24, 2018.  Our keynote speakers will be Professor Nikolai Vakhtin, Rector of European University of St. Petersburg; Professor Evgenii Golovko from Institute for Linguistic Studies at Russian Academy of Sciences; and Dr.

Title VIII Research and Training Fellowships Available

Attention U.S. scholars and graduate students:

American Councils for International Education is currently accepting applications for the next cycle of U.S. Department of State Title VIII Research Fellowships in Russia, Eurasia, and Eastern Europe. Fellowships are offered in two categories:

Seeking Hosts for the podcast New Books in Russian and Eurasian Studies

New Books in Russian and Eurasian Studies (http://newbooksnetwork.com/category/russian-and-eurasian-studies/) is currently seeking hosts interested in conducting interviews with authors of new books on Russia and Eurasia. Hosting the channel is a good way to bring the work of scholars of Russia and Eurasia to the attention of large audiences. Interested parties should write Marshall Poe at marshallpoe@gmail.com.

TOC: The Soviet and Post-Soviet Review Volume 44, Number 3 (2017)

TOC: The Soviet and Post-Soviet Review Volume 44, Number 3 (2017)

Articles

Svetlana Y. Ter-Grigoryan, Sexism on the Silver Screen: Misogyny and Cultural Continuity in Soviet Glasnost Cinema, 1987–1991

http://booksandjournals.brillonline.com/content/journals/10.1163/18763324-00001204

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