A new post is live at The CESS Blog, by Riccardo Mario Cucciolla (NRU HSE), "The Cotton Republic: Colonial Practices in Soviet Uzbekistan?"
A recent interview with Rico Isaacs, author of Film and Identity in Kazakhstan: Soviet and Post-Soviet Culture in Central Asia (Bloomsbury 2018), has been published at The CESS Blog.
Statement of concern over the indictment of Professor Andrei V. Kubatin, Institute of Oriental Studies, Tashkent
CESS issues a statement of concern regarding the indictment of our colleague, Andrei V. Kubatin (Institute of Oriental Studies, Tashkent), in Uzbekistan.
Kemal H. Karpat was a scholar of Ottoman history and a strong promoter of Ottoman, Turkish, and Central Asian studies.
A new post is live at The CESS Blog by Philipp Lottholz of the University of Marburg.
Thomas T. Allsen was one of the most outstanding scholars of the history and culture of Medieval Eurasia and of the Mongol Empire, in particular.
A new post is up at The CESS Blog by James Plumtree of the American University of Central Asia.
A new post is up at The CESS Blog by Grace H. Zhou of Stanford University.
Author Interview with Scott Levi: The Rise and Fall of Khoqand, 1709-1876: Central Asia in the Global Age
A new post is up at The CESS Blog. Author and historian, Scott Levi, reflects upon the questions posed to him at a recent author-critic forum centered around his latest book.
A new post is up at The CESS Blog by Malika Bahovadinova of the Oriental Institute at the Academy of Sciences of the Czech Republic.