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Recent Discussions

VI International Forum for Doctoral Candidates in East European Art History (Berlin, May 3rd, 2019)

Chair of Art History of Eastern and East Central Europe, Humboldt Universität zu Berlin

Date: Berlin, May 3rd, 2019
Venue: Festsaal der Humboldt Graduate School Luisenstraße 56, 10115 Berlin


09:00-09:15 Welcome

Deirdre M. Smith (Austin): Umjetnik radi: Stilinović, Šutej, and Trbuljak on Art, Work, and Life
Vera Otdelnova (Moscow): Moscow Union of Artists. Art and Politics in the Soviet Union in the 1960s and 1970s

10:15-10:30 Break

Reminder / CfP: 19th Annual Aleksanteri Conference "Technology, Culture, and Society in the Eurasian Space"

Dear colleagues,


The deadline for the 19th Annual Aleksanteri Conference "Technology, Culture, and Society in the Eurasian Space" is approaching! Paper/poster, panel, and roundtable proposals are due by May 15th.


Looking for Soviet press reports on Polish government-in-exile

Good evening everybody,

Can anyone advise whether I can access wartime Soviet press reports and polemics directed against the Polish government-in-exile and the Anders Army? I am particularly interested in 1944. Can these sources be accessed online somehow?


Roman Vater

Cambridge University

PhD studentship in late imperial/early Soviet Russian history -- UCD School of History, Dublin

The UCD School of History invites applications for a generous four-year, fully-funded PhD scholarship. The award includes a stipend of €15,000 per annum, full fee waiver (EU or non-EU), and a travel allowance for archival research.