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Book
From Cotton and Smoke: Łódź – Industrial City and Discourses of Asynchronous Modernity 1897–1994

Zysiak A., Śmiechowski K., Każmierska K. et al.

Lodz University Press, Jagiellonian University Press, distributed by Columbia University Press, 2018.

Article
From Common Rocks to Valuable Industrial Resources: Limestone in Nineteenth-century Russia
In press

Bekasova A.

The Extractive Industries and Society, An International Journal (ISSN: 2214-790X; https://www.journals.elsevier.com/the-extractive-industries-and-society). 2020.

Book chapter
The Power of Positionality? Researching Russian History from the Margins

Vasilyev P.

In bk.: Reading Russian Sources: A Student's Guide to Text and Visual Sources from Russian History. Routledge, 2020. Ch. 3. P. 49-58.

News

Workshop "Russia in the World in the Imperial Era (1650-1917)" is postponed for summer 2021

Workshop "Russia in the World in the Imperial Era (1650-1917)" is postponed for summer 2021
The workshop will be supported by the Frederick Paulsen Foundation. Within the framework of the conference program, the London School of Economics and the Center for Historical Research of the National Research University Higher School of Economics in St. Petersburg will be able to bring together the most promising young and recognized scholars of Imperial Russia.

The second meeting of the research and academic group

The second meeting of the research and academic group
Second meeting: what was discussed at the meeting. Reporting activity. Frederick Barth, Rogers Brubaker - Ethnic Groups or Ethnicity Without Groups?

"Cold War matters: the invisible economics of things"

"Cold War matters: the invisible economics of things"
On December 16th and 17th, the Laboratory for Environmental and Technological History and the History Department hosted the symposium titled "​Cold War Matters: (In)Visible Economies of Things." The goal of the symposium was to look at the Cold War from a different angle, one that differed from politics and military. Instead the focus of the symposium was to look at the Cold War through consumer culture, art, science, industry, and the exchange of these things across the permeable Iron Curtain.

"Boundaries of History": Laurie Manchester presented her talk

"Boundaries of History": Laurie Manchester presented her talk
On September 5, the first seminar in this academic year, “The Shifting Identities of Russian Repatriates from China Before and After the Collapse of the Soviet Union,” was held as part of the “Boundaries of History” program. Laurie Manchester from Arizona State University, USA, spoke to students and professors. 

Elena Kochetkova is elected the Secretary of the European Society for Environmental History

Elena Kochetkova is elected the Secretary of the European Society for Environmental History

Summer school “Russian Empire/Soviet Union through the Lens of Global and New Imperial Histories” in Tyumen

Summer school “Russian Empire/Soviet Union through the Lens of Global and New Imperial Histories” in Tyumen
The Center for Historical Research co-organized with the Journal Ab Imperio and Tyumen State University a summer school “Russian Empire/Soviet Union through the Lens of Global and New Imperial Histories”

The first seminar of the scientific and educational group "Bishops, Doji and Merchants: Texts of the Medieval Cities of Italy of the XIII-XV Centuries" in 2019

The first seminar of the scientific and educational group "Bishops, Doji and Merchants: Texts of the Medieval Cities of Italy of the XIII-XV Centuries" in 2019
On April 6, the scientific and educational group organized the first seminar in 2019.

Spring School "Latin Paleography" (2019)

Spring School "Latin Paleography" (2019)
Scientific and educational group "Bishops, Doji and Merchants: Texts of the Medieval Cities of Italy of the XIII-XV Centuries" orginized a spring school "Latin Paleography" (2019).

The project of the scientific and educational group 'Bishops, Doges and Merchants: Texts of Medieval Italian Cities of XIII-XV Centuries' was prolonged

The project of the scientific and educational group 'Bishops, Doges and Merchants: Texts of Medieval Italian Cities of XIII-XV Centuries' was prolonged
The project of the scientific and educational group under the leadership of Evgeny Khvalkov was prolonged for 2019 - 2020.

Faculty of History at the HSE in St. Petersburg Partners with DAAD

The German Academic Exchange Service (Deutscher Akademischer Austauschdienst or DAAD) is the largest German support organisation in the field of international academic co-operation. DAAD deals with researches and student exchange.