New academic announcements from Sunday 14 February

Dear readers, this week on our blog you can find information, among others, about the following new publications: Agnieszka Kościańska (2021) Gender, Pleasure, and Violence. The Construction of Expert Knowledge of Sexuality in Poland that traces the study of sexual human behavior as it was developed and professionalized in Poland since the 1960s and exploresContinue reading “New academic announcements from Sunday 14 February”

New academic announcements from Sunday 7 February

Dear readers, this week on our blog you can find information, among others, about the following new publications: M. Dworczyk, R. Kuśnierz (2020). The Holodomor. Poland. Polish Victims 1932-1933 discusses the Polish angle of the famine in Ukraine. Oksana Kis (2021). Survival as Victory. Ukrainian Women in the Gulag offers the first anthropological study of dailyContinue reading “New academic announcements from Sunday 7 February”

New academic announcements from Sunday 31 January

Dear readers, this week on our blog you can find information, among others, about the following new publications: Dorota Litwin-Lewandowska (2020) The Polish Reason of State in Austria. The Poles in the Political Life of Austria in the Period of the Dual Monarchy (1867–1918) describes the history of the Polish diaspora in the Habsburg monarchyContinue reading “New academic announcements from Sunday 31 January”

New academic announcements from Sunday 24 January

Dear readers, this week on our blog you can find information, among others, about the following new publications: Jeffrey Koerber (2020), Borderland Generation: Soviet and Polish Jews Under Hitler – the book that breaks new ground in its exploration of the responses and actions of young Polish and Soviet Jews to the Holocaust. Rachel ManekinContinue reading “New academic announcements from Sunday 24 January”

New academic announcements from Sunday 17 January

Dear readers, this week on our blog you can find information about the following new publications: Kamil Pietrasik (2020) Uchodźcy czeczeńscy w Polsce w latach 1994-2000 – the first book of its kind examining the Chechen emigration to Poland in 1994-2000. Patrice M. Dabrowski (2020) Reinforcing the border, reconfiguring identities: Polish initiatives in the CarpathiansContinue reading “New academic announcements from Sunday 17 January”

Weekly updates from our blog

Dear readers, welcome to our blog. Here, you can subscribe to receive weekly updates on the most recent publications and academic events relevant to the field of minority studies in the Eastern and South-Eastern Europe. If you wish for your event or most recent publication to feature in our blog, please get in touch onContinue reading “Weekly updates from our blog”

New Publication: Making Ukraine Soviet by Olena Palko (Bloomsbury, 2020)

Making Ukraine Soviet. Literature and Cultural Politics under Lenin and Stalin by Olena Palko While most studies of Soviet culture assume a model of diffusion, according to which Soviet republics imitated the artistic trends and innovations born in Moscow, Olena Palko adroitly challenges this centre-periphery perspective. Rather than being a mere imposition from above, MakingContinue reading “New Publication: Making Ukraine Soviet by Olena Palko (Bloomsbury, 2020)”

New Publication: Ghost Citizens. Jewish Return to a Postwar City by Lukasz Krzyzanowski (HUP, 2020)

Ghost Citizens: Jewish Return to a Postwar City by Lukasz Krzyzanowski Hardcover – June 16, 2020. The poignant story of Holocaust survivors who returned to their hometown in Poland and tried to pick up the pieces of a shattered world. In the immediate aftermath of World War II, the lives of Polish Jews were markedContinue reading “New Publication: Ghost Citizens. Jewish Return to a Postwar City by Lukasz Krzyzanowski (HUP, 2020)”