CESS and the Harriman Institute of Columbia University, are delighted to announce the renaming of the CESS Lifetime Service to the Field Award in honor of the late scholar of Central Asia, Professor Edward Allworth (1920-2016).
On behalf of the members of the Central Eurasian Studies society, we write to express our strong concern over the disappearance of our academic colleague Rahile Dawut.
A new post is up at The CESS Blog by Patryk Reed of the University of Pittsburgh, The Central Eurasianist Current of the 2018 Modern Rivers of Eurasia Symposium.
A new post is up at The CESS Blog by Rachel Harris of SOAS University of London: Securitisation and Mass Detentions in Xinjiang.
August 16, 2018: The results of the 2018 CESS elections are now in!
A new post is up at The CESS Blog by Guldana Salimja of the University of British Columbia: The Afterlives of Yurt Wall-hangings: Tus Kiiz.
CESS announces the shortlists for the 2018 Book Awards in both the social sciences and history and the humanities. For the first time, we are offering both awards in the same year.
Elections to the CESS Board of Directors are now open! Voting runs from July 16 until the end of August 6, 2018. All activated CESS members are eligible to vote.
Applications to attend CESS’ first-ever pre-conference workshops are now being accepted. The closing date to apply and to submit any additional required materials is August 3, 2018.
New post up at The CESS Blog by James Pickett of the University of Pittsburgh: “Last Lament of a Fallen Dynasty: Bukhara, Shahrisabz, and a Curious Nineteenth-Century Persian Document”