Call for Papers – BASEES 2016 Annual Conference – Cambridge, UK, April 2-4, 2016

The British Association of Slavonic and East European Studies (BASEES) invites proposals for panels, roundtables and papers for its 2016 Annual Conference. The conference will be held 2-4 April and will be based at Fitzwilliam College, Cambridge, United Kingdom. The 2015 conference attracted more than 450 people.
Panels, roundtables and papers are welcome 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.

Guidelines for submission

To propose a panel or a paper you will need to fill in a proposal form. There are separate forms for panels/roundtables and papers, which can be download from the conference website. You should download the appropriate form, fill it in electronically, and return it via email to the appropriate subject stream email address AND to the conference email address.

The deadline for panel/roundtable proposals is 2 October 2015, and 18 September 2015 for individual paper proposals.
Proposals should be submitted to the appropriate subject group:
Academic Conference Organisers:
Dr Matthias Neumann (
Chris Jones (

Postgraduate members of BASEES who present papers are eligible to apply for financial support towards their conference costs. They should download and complete the application form available on the website and return it to the appropriate subject stream email address by 2 October 2015.
The congress also welcomes proposals for postgraduate posters. These posters will be displayed prominently throughout the conference. Please fill in the proposal form (available from the website) and email it as an attachment to the conference email address AND the conference organiser, Dr Matthias Neumann by 1 December 2015.

Deadline for submitting panel/roundtable proposals: October 2, 2015
Deadline for submitting individual paper proposals: September 18, 2015

For more informations please visit the website.

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