2014 Elections

It’s time again for the Central Eurasian Studies Society elections.  One president-elect and two board members will be chosen by CESS members this year.  Candidate bios can be found under the “Elections” tab on the CESS homepage. Voting will be conducted […]

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2014 Book Award

The Central Eurasian Studies Society Book Award 2014 DEADLINE FOR SUBMISSIONS: 30 April 2014 In 2007, CESS established two CESS Book Awards, one for work in the History & Humanities and another for work in the Social Sciences.  This year […]

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2014 CESS Annual Conference

The 15th Annual CESS Conference will take place at the Harriman Institute of Columbia University in New York on October 24-26, 2014.

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2014 CESS Regional Conference

  Call for Papers and Conference Information ASEEES-CESS Joint Regional Conference 22-24 May 2014 Nazarbayev University Astana, Kazakhstan   We invite panel and paper proposals for the Joint Regional Conference of the Association for Slavic, East European and Eurasian Studies […]

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2013 Graduate Student Paper Award

Congratulations to Roberto Carmack from the University of Wisconsin – Madison.  His paper, “History and Hero Making: The Sovietization of Kazakh Frontline Propaganda, 1941-1945”, won the CESS Graduate Student Paper Award for 2013.

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CESS Membership Directory

All CESS members who are registered on the website and have paid their dues for 2013 (or are exempt) should now have access to the membership directory.  Note that members must be logged in to access the directory. The CESS […]

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CESS Book Prize 2013 Announcement

The CESS book prize for 2013 is awarded to the author of the best research monograph in the fields of History and Humanities on Central Eurasia published in 2011 or 2012.  This year’s prize goes to Patricia Crone for The […]

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CESS Conference Housing

We are aware that the conference hotels for the annual CESS conference in Madison have now completely sold out. Because of the World Dairy Expo going on in Madison at the same time as CESS, there is an incredible demand […]

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CESS Award for Best Graduate Student Paper

To promote new scholarship focusing on the history, politics, culture and societies of Central Eurasia, the Central Eurasian Studies Society has established the CESS Award for Best Graduate Student Paper.  This award gives special recognition to a paper to be […]

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Reserve your hotel room now for the 2013 Annual CESS Conference.

Local hotels near the University of Wisconsin-Madison are quickly filling up.  Please go to the host website for more information on reserving a hotel room for the 2013 Annual CESS Conference. Go to http://creeca.wisc.edu/cess2013/ and click on the Conference Info drop down […]

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