REECAS NW Conference


The 24th Annual

REECAS NW Conference
Russian, East European and Central Asian Studies

Featuring a special Pacific NW plenary session on Trump and Putin after the 2018 Russian Presidential Election

April 28, 2018 | University of Washington
Seattle, WA


Call for Proposals:

The Ellison Center for Russian, East European and Central Asian Studies at the University of Washington is currently soliciting papers and panel presentations for this one-day interdisciplinary conference. Proposals from graduate students, faculty, K-12 educators, and members of the general public are all welcome.

Contributions are encouraged on history, culture, politics, gender, religion and or other relevant subjects. Presentations on best practices, curriculum and other relevant issues regarding instruction of area languages at the K-12 level are especially encouraged. K-12 educators are not required to submit a paper, but must submit an abstract by the March 25, 2018 deadline.

Deadline to submit: March 25, 2018 (11:59 pm, Seattle time).


Submit Proposal

If you have questions, please contact

We look forward to reading your submissions!

The conference will be held at the Simpson Center for the Humanities in the Communications Building at the University of Washington.

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