Central Eurasia in Focus: 

Advancing Research, Building Community

Registration for the CESS Fall 2024 Conference in Syracuse is now open!

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CESS 2024 Book Award Winners

The Central Eurasian Studies Society (CESS) with the generous sponsorship of the New Uzbekistan University (NUU) in Tashkent is pleased to announce this year’s winners

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Pre-Conference Workshops

We are please to announce that registration for pre-conference workshops for CESS 2024 Almaty is open! There are two workshops being offered and the description

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The mission of the Central Eurasian Studies Society (CESS) is to: 

  • facilitate communication and interaction among scholars of the Central Eurasia region, and in doing so promote high standards of scholarship and instruction about the Central Eurasia region;
  • promote cooperation among people and organizations concerned with the scholarly study of Central Eurasia;
  • promote general knowledge of and public interest in Central Eurasia.


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