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Arts & Humanities Research Council
British Academy

Podcast of the conference Area Studies in the 21st Century

Conference Area Studies in the 21st Century took place on 9th of November 2015 as part of SSEES Centenary Programme. It was supported by the Arts and Humanities Research Council (AHRC), the British Academy, American Council of Learned Societies and the Andre W. Mellon Foundation.

Speakers included Mark Beissinger - Princeton University (on Russia); Theodore C. Bestor - Harvard University (on Japan); Wendy Bracewell - University College London (on Eastern Europe); Robert Gleave - University of Exeter (on the Middle East) and Susan Hodgett - University of Ulster (on Area Studies & Canada). 

View conference programme.

Podcast of the conference is now available to view. UCL President and Provost  Professor Michael Arthur,  Professor of Contemporary French Area Studies and Director of the Centre for European and International Studies Research Tony Chafer and SSEES Director Professor Jan Kubik gave the opening address.

High resolution version is also available.

Provost's opening address

Tony Chafer's address

Jan Kubik's opening address

Robert Gleave

Mark Beissinger

Susan Hodgett

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