The 2017 University of Dundee Conference on The New Cold War: EU Relations with the post-Soviet Space

Dundee, United Kingdom

23 September 2017

This conference will provide a platform, for early career researchers and seniors, to share and discuss the evolving issues in Russian, European and Asian Politics. Participants of the conference are invited to explore theoretically as well as empirically the nature of contemporary challenges in an era of high uncertainty.  The aim of the conference will be to identify the factors that contribute to the uncertainty in these regions and investigate how the international actors/community is divided over today's biggest policy and security challenges. 

The conference will consist of the following four broad themes:

⦁ Post-soviet space: Government and politics of   the post-Soviet space.  

⦁ Security Issues in the post-Soviet space: NATO and EU enlargement.

⦁ Securitization and Media:
The role of Media in framing Russian role in the Syrian conflict.
The role of Russian media in framing the Ukrainian crisis.

⦁ EU relations with the post-Soviet space and the European neighbourhood policy


PAPER SUBMISSION PROCEDURE:


We cordially invite scholars to submit a short abstract of no more than 250 words, including short bio and contact details. The abstracts should be submitted via email to conference organizers:


Ioanna Mavromati - i.mavromati@dundee.ac.uk or
Fikret Sendil - F.Sendil@dundee.ac.uk


The subject line of the email should state "2017 University of Dundee Conference Submission". The deadline for abstract submission is July 31, 2017, and authors will be notified of paper acceptance or non-acceptance by August 31, 2017.

There is no conference fee; free lunch, morning and afternoon tea/coffee will be provided by the organisers. Presenters and participants should make their own travel and accommodation arrangements.

 

Conference Organisers:

Ioanna Mavromati

Fikret Sendil



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