Some visual impressions of the smart people and the beautiful places (or is it the other way around?) at the Annual Conference at Princeton University, 3-6 November 2016 Continue reading Vignettes from the CESS 2016 Conference at Princeton
An informal look at the Central Eurasian Studies Society Annual Conference, held at George Washington University in Washington, DC, 15-18 October 2015. Views include panels, museum exhibit, awards ceremony, business meetings, and just hanging out. The gorgeous rugs, clothing, and paintings are from GWU’s Textile Museum exhibit, “Old Patterns, New Order: Socialist Realism in Central Asia”, which continues until May 29, 2016.
Continue reading Snapshots from the 2015 CESS conference
In fall 2014, we gradually transitioned The CESS Blog from my editorship to a new editor, Morgan Liu. I wish him the best of luck in continuing this public face of our organization.
Continue reading Editorial Transition & Call for Blog Posts
Excerpt from Presidential Address
2014 CESS Annual Conference, Columbia University, New York
October 25, 2014
Edward Schatz, President, Central Eurasian Studies Society