Upcoming AESC Convention: Save the date!

Save the date for the upcoming AESC Convention! AESC Convention will be hosted by Western Caspian University on 7-8 October 2022 in Baku! The framework topic will be: “The Caucasus at the Crossroads: What Role for Europe?” We are glad to receive proposals from the participants. CV and a short…

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Call for Contributions – “The ‘New’ Geopolitics in the Caucasus and the EU’s Role”

Call for Contributions Association of European Studies for the Caucasus book series, volume 4 We’re happy to announce another Call for Contributions to the AESC book series, volume 4: “The ‘New’ Geopolitics in the Caucasus and the EU’s Role” AESC is the Caucasus’ only regional association of European Studies. It held its Fifth Annual Convention in December…

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The final event under Jean Monnet, in Sile, Turkey

We’re very happy to announce that the final event under our Jean Monnet grant will be the book launch of AESC volume no. 2 https://aesc-online.eu/about-us/publications/books/ plus extended board meeting and brainstorming with the Turkish European Studies community. In collaboration with Yeditepe University, we shall be meeting at Yeditepe’s wonderful Doga Club in Sile on…

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AESC Young Scholars’ Competition: The list of the winners!

AESC is happy to announce the winners of the AESC Young Scholars’ Competition: Tolibjon Mustafoev and Ryan Michael Schweitzer: “Social Resilience in Authoritarian Regimes. Case Study of Civil Society and Democratization in post-Soviet Azerbaijan” Anahit Babayan and Giorgi Labadze: “European Studies in Crisis? Regional Perspectives from the Caucasus” Mariam Bliadze…

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Experiencing Europeanization in the Black Sea and South Caucasus

European Studies in the Caucasus, Vol.2 Experiencing Europeanization in the Black Sea and South Caucasus Inter-Regionalism, Norm Diffusion, Legal Approximation, and Contestation Edited by Oliver Reisner, Selin Türkeş-Kılıç, and Gaga Gabrichidze. Foreword by Thomas Kruessmann ibidem Press CLICK HERE to purchase The book series European Studies in the Caucasus offers innovative perspectives…

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AESC Paper Competition

In line with the idea of promoting inter-regional cooperation between the South Caucasus and the neighbouring countries and with the financial support of the EU, AESC is announcing a competition for best scholarly paper under the general title “European Studies in Crisis? Regional Perspectives from the Caucasus”. We are looking…

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AESC President at Armenian Summit of Minds

On 23-24 October, Prof. Thomas Kruessman, the President of the AESC will be participating in a Summit of Minds: Global Transformations in a New Quantum World which takes place in Dilijan, Armenia . The Summit will be opened by the President of Armenia H.E. Armen Sarkissian and the Prime Minister…

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A Call for contributions for book series Vol.3

We’re happy to announce another Call for Contributions for the book series, Volume 3: “The Caucasus in Europe-Asia Connectivity: Strengthening the Caspian Dimension” AESC is the Caucasus’ only regional association of European Studies. It held its Fourth Annual Convention in December 2020 to assess the experience of the Caspian Sea connection…

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