CALL FOR PAPERS from BA, MA and doctoral students

The Cold War History Research Center is now accepting proposals for its 10th Annual International Student Conference to be held at Corvinus University of Budapest on June 4–5, 2019.

The conference will be organized in collaboration with the European Institute at Columbia University, New York.

Keynote speaker: Vladislav M. Zubok, Professor, London School of Economics, the author of A Failed Empire. The Soviet Union in the Cold War from Stalin to Gorbachev. As was the case with our previous conferences, this year’s Conference will focus also on the Cold War era in general, and on the post-Cold War period. Possible topics may include (but are not limited) the following sections:

  • Hungary in the Cold War
  • East Central Europe in the Cold War and its Aftermath
  • Western Europe and the Cold War
  • The Soviet Union and the United States in the Cold War
  • Asia and Africa in the Cold War and its Aftermath
  • International Relations during the Cold War
  • International Relations in the post-Cold War era

Please, send us an abstract on any of the above mentioned topics.

Abstracts should be approximately 3000–5000 characters long and should be sent in Word format via email to Research Coordinator, PhD candidate Valeria PUGA ALVAREZ:

The deadline for proposal submission is: April 30, 2019.

Selected participants will be asked to make a 20-minute presentation at the conference; a written paper is no requirement.