Download the draft conference programme (at 12 April 2018).

Conference Schedule

Friday, 13 April 2018 Registration open at 10:00

11:30-12:30 Lunch
12:30-13:30 Keynote:
Human Rights in the Region: Domestic and International Perspectives
Mary McAuley (King’s College, London)
Sergey Golubok (St. Petersburg Bar Association)
Heather McGill (Amnesty International)
Dalia Leinarte (UN Committee on the Elimination of    Discrimination against Women, UN [CEDAW])
13:45-15:15 Session 1
15:15-15:45 Coffee/Tea
15:45-17:15 Session 2
17:30-19:00 Keynote:
The Past Year in View across the region
Michael Ellman (University of Amsterdam. Netherlands)
Andrew Wilson (SSEES, London)
Natasha Kuhrt (Kings College London)
Sam Greene (Kings College London)
Rory Finnan (Camcrees, Cambridge)
19:00 Dinner is served
21:00-22:00 BASEES Women’s Forum Roundtable and Drinks

Saturday, 14 April 2018

09:00-10:30 Session 3
10:30-11:00 Coffee/Tea
10:30-11:00 Meet the PG Poster Presenters
11:00-12:30 Session 4
12:30-13:45 Lunch
12:45-13:30 BASEES Annual General Meeting
13:45-15.15 Session 5
15:15-15:45 Coffee/Tea
15:45-17:15 Session 6
17:30-19:00 Keynote:
Fifty Years On: Re-writing the history 1968 and its antecedents
Janos Rainer (Head of the Institute for the History of the 1956 Hungarian Revolution)

Jacques Rupnik (CERI, Sciences Po)
Jan Kubik (SSEES, London)
19:00-19:45 Drinks Reception
19.45-late Conference Dinner
22:00 The Music of Dissent post-1968  Andrei Gavrilov (Music critic, Moscow)

Sunday, 15 April 2018

09:00-10:30 Session 7
10:30-11:00 Coffee/Tea
11:00-12:30 Session 8
12:45-14.15 Session 9

There will be no hot lunch at the close of the conference, but a packed lunch of sandwich, cold drink, fruit and crisps can be pre-ordered when registering