Center for Russian, Caucasian and Central European Studies  (CERCEC)

Economic Development and Environmental Transformations in Europe’s Extractive Peripheries (16th – 21st centuries)

Program  9.30 – 9.40 OpeningJawad Daheur (CNRS - CERCEC) 9.40 – 11.00 Section IChair : Raphaël Morera (CNRS - CRH)  Chechesh Kudachinova (Humboldt University Berlin) : "When Knowledge is not Power:Siberian Mineral Wealth and Early...

CERCEC CENTRAL SEMINAR 2018/2019 - “War violences and post-conflict reordering in Europe’s East (20th – 21st centuries)”

The CERCEC central seminar is held on Mondays from 5 pm to 7 pm, EHESS, Room M. & D. Lombard, 96 bd Raspail, 75006 Organizers: Alain Blum, Masha Cerovic, Ioulia Shukan, Vanessa Voisin (CERCEC - EHESS - CNRS) The seminar...

CERCEC Central Seminar 2019/2020

Organized by the Center for Russian, Caucasian and Central European Studies (CERCEC) with the support of the "Parcours et territoires" research unit of the Institut national d'études démographiques (INED). Coordinated by Alain Blum (EHESS and...

INTERNATIONAL CONFERENCE - Governing Science, Governing by Science

Moscow 5th & 6th October 2018  Venue: DHI Moskau, Vorontsovskaya street, 8, b. 7  Friday 5th OCTOBER   09.30-09.45. Arrival of participants, welcoming coffee 09.45-10.00. Grégory Dufaud (Sciences Po Lyon/LARHRA) and Larissa...

Mao and the Mao Era

Andrew Walder (Stanford University) AbstractAs the Mao era, and in particular the Cultural Revolution fade in memory, its history has fallen out of focus and has been infused with myth. Drawing on his recent book, China Under Mao: A Revolution...

Joint Conferences CERCEC-Centre d'Histoire Science po - Yuri Slezkine 4 May 2018 & Serhii Plokhii 15 May 2018

The Center for Russian, Caucasian and Central European Studies (CERCEC) and the Sciences-Po History Center have the honor to invite you to two joint public lectures on the trajectories of Russia and Ukraine since the 1917 RevolutionYuri SLEZKINE,...

SEMINAR - Visual Cultures: Cross-History of the Soviet Gaze

This seminar organized by Juliette Milbach, Cécile Pichon-Bonin, Valerie Pozner, Gabor T. Rittersporn, Irina Tcherneva is held at EHESS, 54 Bd Raspail 75006 ParisMasha Chlenova, Eugene Lang College, The New School, New York Stedelijk Museum...

SEMINAR - Law and Revolution in Russia and Soviet Union

The Seminar organized by Juliette Cadiot is held at Ehess 54bd Raspail, room A4-047Jane BURBANK (New York University) and Tatiana BORISOVA (Vysshaja Shkola Ekonomiki, St Petersburg) - "Russia's Legal Trajectories" (in both English and French)...

CALL FOR PAPERS - Economic development and environmental transformations in Europe's extractive peripheries (16th - 21st centuries)

EHESS - School for Advanced Studies in Social Sciences (Paris, France)21 November 2018Deadline for abstract submission: 30 May 2018.Resource extraction is fundamental to the structure of the economy. It involves any activity that extracts raw...

SEMINAR - Central Asian States

The International Seminar is organized by Stéphane Dudoignon, Carole Ferret, Isabelle Ohayon and Julien Thorez12 March 2018 - Judith Beyer, University of Constance -  "The force of custom. Law and the ordering of everyday life in...

SEMINAR - Political Sociology of Media Configurations in Russia

The International Seminar organized by Françoise Daucé is held on Fridays from 9am to 11am.23 March 2018 -  Scott Nelson, College of William & Mary, Williamsburg – “History of journalism from “news rooms” of Odessa, London and Livorno to...

SEMINAR - The Caucasus at the Crossroads of Empires (16th-21st)

The International Seminar is organized by Claire Mouradian, Emeritus Research Director at CNRS, CERCEC and is held on the 1st, 3rd and 5th Thursdays, 10am-12am. 5 April 2018 - Katja Doose, University of Birmingham - "Tremor and Change. The 1988...