Our latest piece in Anthropology News is from Adrian Deoancă at the University of Michigan: Class Politics and Romania's "White Revolution". Writing about the recent demonstrations in Romania, Deoancă observes how "the branding of these protests as 'white' provided an aesthetic expression of the aspirations, and inherent social exclusions, of postsocialist middle-class politics."
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The Graduate School for East and Southeast European Studies (Munich and Regensburg, Germany) invites applications for following full-time positions (40,1 hours per week) for further qualification beginning on November 1, 2017 limited to a fixed 2 year term:
Call for Papers
The Czechoslovak Studies Association is pleased to announce the biennial Czechoslovak Studies Association Prize for the Best Book in the Field of Czechoslovak Historical Studies.
**In this cycle we are considering books published in the years 2015 and 2016.**
The Jack, Joseph and Morton Mandel Center for Advanced Holocaust Studies at the United States Holocaust Memorial Museum invites applications for the international seminar “A Research Introduction to Jewish Life and the Holocaust in the Soviet Union.” This seminar will be held January 8-12, 2018, at the United States Holocaust Memorial Museum in Washington, DC.
Media Release: A University of Aberdeen academic has published a new book dedicated to an art form previously excluded from the history books.
Dr Amy Bryzgel, Senior Lecturer in Film and Visual Culture, has just published the first academic monograph outlining the history, development and significance of performance art in Eastern Europe.
The LABEX conference programme is now available for Transnational and Global Dimensions of Justice and Memory Processes in Europe and Latin America. The conference will be held in Paris on 8-9 June and is organised by the University of Paris Nanterre, the Institut des Sciences sociales du Politiques (CNRS) and the University of Exeter, within the framework of the AHRC funded project The Criminalization of Dictatorial Pasts in Europe an
The Vera and Donald Blinken Open Society Archives at Central European University (Blinken OSA) publishes an online, fully searchable database of Soviet Audio Samizdat produced by Radio Free Europe / Radio Liberty (RFE/RL) Samizdat Unit 1970-1989.