The University of Pittsburgh’s Summer Language Institute has generous scholarships available for students to enroll in intensive language classes this summer. Classes begin June 6, 2016. All students (for any program) are eligible for SLI Scholarship Funding. The following languages have particularly generous scholarships available:
Below is a proposal for a panel at the AAA Annual Meeting in November 2016. We welcome inquiries about the panel and abstracts from potential participants.
American Anthropological Association Annual Meeting
November 16-20, 2016
(Re)Discoveries: Encounters with Europe’s Other Ethnologies
Interdisciplinary One-Day Workshop at The University of Winchester 24th June 2016
Ordinary Times? Everyday Lives and Social Dynamism in the South Caucasus
The Jack, Joseph and Morton Mandel Center for Advanced Holocaust Studies at the United States Holocaust Memorial Museum invites applications for a Dissertation and Thesis Development Workshop that is focused on the Holocaust in the Soviet Union. This workshop will be held from July 18-29, 2016 at the United States Holocaust Memorial Museum in Washington, D.C.
“Autobiographical Writings in an Interdisciplinary Research Environment:
Individuals, Texts and Practices”
Moscow, National Research University Higher School of Economics, 1-2 June 2016
We are pleased to invite you to take part in the conference “Autobiographical Writings in an Interdisciplinary Research Environment: Individuals, Texts and Practices,” which is going to take place in Moscow on 1-2 June 2016.
Call for Papers: “Ronald Reagan and the Transformation of Global Politics in the 1980s”
19–21 January 2017, the University of Texas at Austin
Hosted by The Clements Center for National Security at the University of Texas at Austin in association with the Strauss Center for International Security and Law, the Department of History and the Department of Government, the LBJ School of Public Affairs, and the Center for Presidential History at Southern Methodist University.
Understanding economic growth and development
in Central and Eastern Europe
Workshop in Economic History and Development
National Research University Higher School of Economics (HSE),
Moscow, 2-3 September 2016
Tracy K. Dennison (California Institute of Technology) & Leandro Prados de la Escosura (Carlos III University in Madrid)
The centenary of the Armenian Genocide in April 2015 attracted media coverage and prompted a number of academic conferences that focused on the history of Ottoman Armenians. The experience of genocide and its denial have profoundly shaped the history of Armenia and the Armenians. This has frequently led to narrowly national approaches where questions of violence, survival, and denial have isolated the history of Armenia and the Armenians from broader historical contexts.
Rethinking Russia’s Pivot to Asia: Context, Perceptions, and Prospects
October 28-29, 2016
Hankuk University of Foreign Studies
Institute of Russian Studies, Hankuk University of Foreign Studies (South Korea)
Institute of Eastern and Western Societies, St. Petersburg State University (Russia)