The Central & East European Studies subject area at The University of Glasgow invites applications for a range of PhD studentships (beginning September 2017) focusing on Russia, Central and East Europe or Eurasia.
6:30 pm Cinema Club Film Screening: Daug...
Cinema Club Film Screening: Daug...
Jan 26 @ 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm
Directed by Ermek Tursunov “Kelin, which translates to ‘daughter-in-law’, tells the story of a young woman living in the 2nd century A.D. in Kazakhstan, a setting in which traditional notions of womanhood and family life at[...]
4:30 pm Opening of the Exhibition “Throu...
Opening of the Exhibition “Throu...
Feb 7 @ 4:30 pm – 6:00 pm
The Central Asia Program is proud to announce the launch of the exhibition Through the Eyes of Durdy Bayramov Turkmen Village Life, 1960s-1980s An exhibition at the Central Asia Program February 7 – May 26,[...]
4:30 pm Galina Yemelianova – Official Is...
Galina Yemelianova – Official Is...
Feb 14 @ 4:30 pm – 6:00 pm
Central Asia is widely associated with Islam. However, throughout history the role of Islam in the region has been ambiguous and it has been mitigated by the pre-Islamic civilizational heritage, the nomadic tribal and customary[...]
4:30 pm Sophie Roche – The Moscow Cathed...
Sophie Roche – The Moscow Cathed...
Feb 21 @ 4:30 pm – 6:00 pm
In this discussion, Sophie Roche will unfold the social life of migrants in, around and through the main mosque in Moscow, Prospekt Mira. This mosque is important for Putin’s politics of Islam as well as[...]
6:30 pm Cinema Club Film Screening: Ange...
Cinema Club Film Screening: Ange...
Feb 23 @ 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm
Directed by Djamshed Usmonov “Hamro, an unrepentant prodigal son straight out of a Russian jail, returns to his hometown to help his mother die with dignity. But his debts are many and long overdue, the[...]
4:30 pm Douglas Blum – Cosmopolitan Kaza...
Douglas Blum – Cosmopolitan Kaza...
Mar 22 @ 4:30 pm – 6:00 pm
On the basis of extensive fieldwork in Kazakhstan, Douglas Blum considers the experiences of young people who spent time in the US, asking what cultural “baggage” they brought home with them, and whether they were[...]