CESS announced the winners of the 2018 Book Awards, Best Graduate Student Paper Award, and the Edward Allworth Lifetime Service to the Profession Award on October 26, 2018 at the CESS 19th Annual Conference held at the University of Pittsburgh.
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.
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”
New post up at The CESS Blog by Eric Shluessel of the University of Montana: “To Build Central Asian Studies, Invite People In: Teach More Chaghatay”