BASEES Annual Conference

12-14 April 2019, Robinson College, Cambridge


Registration for BASEES 2019 is now open.

Download the draft conference programme (at 11 April 2019).

The British Association for Slavonic and East European Studies (BASEES) is holding its 2019 Annual Conference Friday, 12 April to Sunday, 14 April, and will be based at Robinson College, Cambridge, United Kingdom.  The 2018 conference attracted over 500 delegates.

Panels, roundtables and papers will be held in the following areas: Politics; History; Sociology and Geography; Film and Media, Languages and Linguistics; Literatures and Cultures; Economics.  The conference especially welcomes participation by postgraduate research students and young scholars.

The 2019 conference coincides with the 30th anniversary of the 1989 revolutions and the fall of the Berlin Wall.  We will mark the occasion with special keynotes and roundtables reflecting on the 1989 revolutions and the collapse of communism in Central and Easter Europe.

Academic Conference Organisers:
Dr Matthias Neumann ( )
Dr Chris Jones ( )

General enquiries about the conference are welcome at

Anti-harassment policy

The British Association for Slavonic and East European Studies is dedicated to providing a harassment-free convention experience for everyone regardless of gender, sexual orientation, disability, physical appearance, body size, nationality, race, or religion. We do not tolerate harassment of event participants in any form.