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    Irish Association for Russian, Central and East European Studies

    Cumann Slaiviseach na hEireann

Welcome to the site of the Irish Association for Russian, Central and East European Studies, IARCEES. This site provides information about the Association's background and current activities, membership and publications.

The principal activities of the Association are organising an annual conference and publishing the biennial Irish Slavonic Studies. We aim to expand our range of activities and to develop our Association as a forum for anyone with an interest in Russia, Central and Eastern Europe, and welcome any suggestions and ideas.

Please check the Events section for regular updates.



39th IARCEES Annual Conference

‘Memories and Identities in Central and Eastern Europe’

Trinity College Dublin, 7-10 May, 2015*

IARCEES Conference logo

The conference is organized by the Department of Russian and Slavonic Studies, the Center for European Studies, the Trinity Long Room Hub, and the Irish Association for Russian, Central and East European Studies. The keynote lecture will be held on the evening of 7th May.

The call for papers is now closed. For further information please contact Dr Balázs Apor or

*Please note the extended dates.

Special Offer: Irish Slavonic Studies, Vol. 22, 'Stalin: His Times and Ours' (2005, ed. Geoff Roberts)

We are delighted to announce that we have copies of the above book for sale at €10 plus postage (discount for multiple copies).

Please order from the editor.

Cover Special Issue ISS, Vol. 22, Stalin: His time and ours


Membership renewal

Please note that membership is due for renewal in May. Paid-up members are also reminded to submit any items of interest, as well as links to their instiutional profiles for inclusion in this section.


IARCEES Facebook page

Updates concerning the Annual conference and other Association affairs are being posted both on this site and the new Facebook page.