conventions

2016

The Legacy of Dissident Circles in Russia’s Contemporary Culture and Politics, Association for Slavic, East European, and Eurasian Studies (ASEEES), Washington DC, November 21-24, 2016.

The Kremlin’s New Headache: how to celebrate the 1917 revolutions?, PONARS-Eurasia Policy Conference, George Washington University, Washington DC, September 24, 2016.

2015

Contemporary Russian Nationalism and National Identity (roundtable), Annual Convention of the Association for Slavic, East European, and Eurasian Studies (ASEEES), Philadelphia, November 19-22, 2015.

The Putin System and Radical Right (roundtable), Annual Convention of the Association for Slavic, East European, and Eurasian Studies (ASEEES), Philadelphia, November 19-22, 2015.

Kazakhstani Television and the Screening of the Nation, Central Eurasian Studies Society (CESS) Annual Conference, Washington DC, October 15-18, 2015.

Why the term ‘russkii’ is not a sign of ethno-nationalism, PONARS Eurasia Policy Conference, September 18-19, 2015.

Why the Eurasian Union is not Eurasianist in Russia but is in Kazakhstan, PONARS conference, Nazarbayev University, Astana, Kazakhstan, June 15-17, 2015.

Novorossiya, or the revival of an imperial reading of Russia’s destiny, Association for the Study of Nationalities (ASN) Convention, Columbia University, New York, April 23-25, 2015.

French Russophilia. European Far Right and Putin’s Russia, Association for the Study of Nationalities (ASN) Convention, Columbia University, New York, April 23-25, 2015.

2014

From ‘Kazakhstaness’ to ‘Kazakhness’: evolving national narrative and social changes in Kazakhstan, Central Eurasian Studies Society (CESS) Annual Conference, Columbia University, New York, October 24-27, 2014.

Novorossiya, a Launching Pad for Russian Nationalists, PONARS Eurasia Policy Conference, September 22-23, 2014.

The National-Liberals beyond Navalny: Old Theories, New Politics? Annual Convention of the Association for the Study of Nationalities (ASN), Columbia University, New York, April 22-25, 2014.

Polar Islam: Muslim Identity in the Russian North, Panel “Arctic Urban Sustainability: Getting there…and staying. Labor migration to Russia’s urban Arctic,” Arctic Frontiers, Tromso University, Norway, January 21-25, 2014.

2013

Avoiding the ‘Clan Politics’ Narrative: Patronalism and Symbolic Legitimacy in Central Asia, Annual Convention of the Association for Slavic, East European, and Eurasian Studies (ASEEES), Boston, November 21-24, 2013.

Civilization as Eurasianism’s main Discursive Legacy, Annual Convention of the Association for Slavic, East European, and Eurasian Studies (ASEEES), Boston, November 21-24, 2013.

Dungans as Cultural and Economic Mediators of Central Asia. Beyond Crossborder Ethnicity,Central Eurasian Societies Studies, University of Wisconsin-Madison, October 3-6, 2013.

Revisiting Islamism: A Factor for Democratization in Central Asia? PONARS Eurasia Annual Conference, Washington DC, George Washington University, September 24, 2013.

Reassessing the Paradigm of Nationalism in Russian Foreign Policy, PONARS Eurasia Workshop “Rethinking the Sources of Russian Foreign Policy”, George Washington University, Washington D.C., March 16-17, 2013.

2012

Ethnicity, Culture and the Academia in late-Soviet Central Asia, Annual Convention of the Association for Slavic, East European, and Eurasian Studies (ASEEES), New Orleans, November 15-17, 2012.

Russia’s Arctic. Diverging Regional Development, Annual Convention of the Association for Slavic, East European, and Eurasian Studies (ASEEES), New Orleans, November 15-17, 2012.

Natsdem’. The New Wave Of Anti-Putin Nationalists, PONARS Annual Conference, Washington, D.C., September 13-14, 2012.

Narrating the Kyrgyz Nation after the 2010 events. A Conspirological Ethno-Nationalism, Annual Convention of the International Studies Association (ISA), San Diego, April 1-4, 2012.

Security Issues and Economic Cooperation at the core of the Afghanistan-Central Asia relationship, Annual Convention of the International Studies Association (ISA), San Diego, April 1-4, 2012.

2011

Russia’s Gordian Knot. Radical Nationalism, the North Caucasus, and Migration, PONARS Annual Conference, George Washington University, Washington D.C., September 9, 2011.

Reassessing Russia’s Decision-Making Community: Intra-Elite Conflicts, Business Networks, and Ideological Constructions, Annual Convention of the Association for Slavic, East European, and Eurasian Studies (ASEEES), Washington D.C., November 17-20, 2011.

Space as a Destiny: Legitimizing the Russian Empire through Geography and Cosmos, Annual Convention of the Association for Slavic, East European, and Eurasian Studies (ASEEES), Washington D.C., November 17-20, 2011.

2010

Reassessing the New Wave of Russian Nationalist Thinkers, Annual Convention of the Association for Slavic, East European, and Eurasian Studies (ASEEES), Los Angeles, November 18-21, 2010.

Nationalism and Religion in Contemporary Russia. Orthodoxy and Neo-Paganism in search for the Lost Harmony, Annual Convention of the Society for the Scientific Study of Religion (SSSR), Baltimore, October 28-31, 2010.

Euphemizing Racism: Conspiracy Theories, Alternative History and new Academic Disciplines in Russia, VIII World Congress of the International Council for Central and East European Studies (CICCEES), Stockholm, Sweden, July 25-31, 2010.

Eurasianism and the National Issue. on the notions of “Russian Totality” and “National Diversity”, VIII World Congress of the International Council for Central and East European Studies (CICCEES), Stockholm, Sweden, July 25-31, 2010.

Culture as a Genetical Heritage: Soviet Ethnology and Heredity Issue, Annual Convention of the Association for Study of Nationalities (ASN), Columbia University, New York, April 15-17, 2010.

2009 

The Ideology Issue in United Russia: the Structuring of the Think Tank World, National Convention of the American Association for the Advancement of Slavic Studies (AASSS), Boston, November 12-15, 2009.

Reassessing Russian Nationalism: Marginality or Mainstream?, National Convention of the American Association for the Advancement of Slavic Studies (AASSS), Boston, November 12-15, 2009.

Learning to be a Patriot: Youth Extracurricular Activities and the National Topic, Annual Convention of the Association for Study of Nationalities (ASN), Columbia University, New York, April 23-25, 2009.

2007 

The Human-Rights Supporter: Anti-Western Sentiment and Xenophobia in Putin’s Russia, Annual Convention of the Association for Study of Nationalities (ASN), Columbia University, New York, April 12-14, 2007.

2006

Early Eurasianism. Anti-Westernism and Philosophy of History, National Convention of the American Association for the Advancement of Slavic Studies (AASSS), Washington D.C., November 16-18, 2006.

The Teaching of Culturology in Post-Soviet Russias Higher Education System, Annual Convention of the Association for Study of Nationalities (ASN), Columbia University, New York, March 23-25, 2006.

2005

The Politicization of Science. Ethnology in the Academy of Sciences of Uzbekistan, Annual Meeting of the Middle East Studies Association (MESA), Washington D.C., November 18-20, 2005.

The Debated Influences of the Eurasianist Theories on Alexandr Dugin, NationalConvention of the American Association for the Advancement of Slavic Studies (AASSS), Salt Lake City, November 4-6, 2005.

Alexandr Dugins Stance on the Russian Political Scene, 2002-2004, VII World Congress of the International Council for Central and East European Studies (CICCEES), Berlin, Germany, June 25-30, 2005.

Futuristic Religion and Air Space Conquest: the Conception of the Universe (kosmos) in the Russian Cosmism Ideology, VII World Congress of the International Council for Central and East European Studies (CICCEES), Berlin, Germany, June 25-30, 2005.

2004 

Between Ethnicism and Eurasianism: L. N. Gumilevs Philosophy of Sciences and Philosophy of History, National Convention of the American Association for the Advancement of Slavic Studies (AASSS), Harvard University, Boston, December 4-7, 2004.

The Cossack Renewal in Central Asia. An Analysis of the Contemporary Identity Reconstructions, Annual Conference of the Central Eurasian Studies Society (CESS), Bloomington University, Indiana, October 14-17, 2004. 

2003

An Unknown Russian Vision of Asia: The Aryan Mythology in the 19th Century, National Convention of the American Association for the Advancement of Slavic Studies (AASSS), Toronto, November 20-23, 2003.

Thinking about National and Regional Boundaries in the Central Asian States: Intellectual and Political Discourses, Annual Meeting of the Middle East Studies Association (MESA), Anchorage, November 6-9, 2003.

The Teaching of Nationalism in the Academic System in Post-Soviet Central Asia, Annual Conference of the Central Eurasian Studies Society (CESS), Harvard University, Boston, October 3-5, 2003.

Faire le deuil de lempire : les enjeux de mémoire autour de la frontière russo-kazakhe [Resigning oneself to the End of the Empire: the Memory Stakes about the Russian-Kazakh Frontier], “Réseau Asie” First Conference, CNRS-MSH, Paris, September 24-25, 2003.

An Imperial Version of Russian Nationalism: Neo-Eurasianism, Annual Convention of the Association for Study of Nationalities (ASN), Columbia University, New-York, April 3-5, 2003.

2002 

Une idéologie impériale russe méconnue : la fraternité aryenne. Analyse des comptes-rendus du Cercle damateurs darchéologie du Turkestan [An Unknown Russian Imperial Ideology: the Aryan Fraternity. An Analysis of the Turkistan Archaeology Amateurs Circle], European Society of Central Asian Studies Annual Convention (ESCAS), Bordeaux, France, September 25-28, 2002.

1999 

Lintellectuel entre “pouvoir” et “dissidence”. Approche comparative des acteurs sociaux de leurasisme en Russie et en Asie centrale [The Intellectual between the Power and Dissidence. A Comparative Approach of Eurasianism Social Actors in Russia and Central Asia],Annual Conference of the French Association of Middle East Studies (AFEMAM), Tours, France, July 2-4, 1999.

“Orient” and “Occident”: the Russian and Turko-Muslim Eurasianist Discursive Paradoxes, 6th Annual Central Eurasian Studies Conference (CESS), Bloomington, Indiana, March 27, 1999.

1998 

Concepts et realia de leurasisme : de lorientalisme russe à leurasiatisme kazakh [Concepts and Realia of Eurasianism: from Russian Orientalism to Kazakh Eurasiatism], Annual Conference of the French Association of Middle East Studies (AFEMAM), Lyon, France, July 2-4, 1998.

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