The inaugural cohort of GIAS Junior Fellows are concluding their first year at the Global Institute for Advanced Study

July 5, 2023

The inaugural cohort of the GIAS Junior Fellowship Program, with 9 emerging international young researchers, is approaching the end of its first academic year at the Global Institute of Advanced Study (GIAS) which the fellows spent in residence at IAS CEU in Budapest.

Art and Power in Medieval Societies – an interdisciplinary workshop hosted at IAS CEU

July 3, 2023

The workshop "Art and Power in Medieval Societies: Censorship, Propaganda and Public Service in the Eastern Mediterranean from Late Antiquity to the Ottoman Era" was held on May 19-20 at IAS CEU in Budapest, organized by GIAS Fellow Dr. Mariana Bodnaruk, Dr. Anna Adashinskaya from New Europe College in Romania, Senior Core Fellow Dr. Yuka Kadoi, and Senior Core Fellow Dr. Peter Martens.

The Voices of Babyn Yar - IAS Alumni receive Best Translation Prize by the American Association for Ukrainian Studies

June 29, 2023

"There is no doubt that The Voices of Babyn Yar is destined to become a classic text in the Ukrainian canon. Will this poetry save nations or people? Of course not. But it will forever serve as a reminder of the human capacity for evil—a prompt we seem to require on a regular basis." - Askold Melnyczuk, The Times Literary Supplement

Honorable Mention for study by GIAS Fellow Masood

June 19, 2023

GIAS Fellow Syeda Masood has a new publication out. Her article “I am Born on the Land of Pakistan. I am Pakistani: Terric Nationalism among Hindu Pakistanis”, has been published earlier this year in Ethnic and Racial Studies, and has received an Honorable Mention from the Society for the Study of Social Problems in the Global Division’s Student Paper Competition. Syeda Masood will present her paper during the Society’s annual meeting on August 18-20, 2023 in Philadelphia, PA, together with her other publication “Who is Muslim? Imperial Gaze vs. the Occupied”.

Indirect Governance in the Middle East and North Africa – an international workshop organized by GIAS Fellow Dr. Youssef Mnaili

June 2, 2023

On May 9-10, 2023, IAS CEU hosted the workshop “Indirect Governance in the Middle East and North Africa.” The workshop took place as a central event within a project which aims to publish an edited volume in 2024. The project has been initiated and led by Dr.