Call for papers: Beyond Nationalism: Clashing Identities between Islamism and Authoritarianism in the Post-Arab Spring

Following what was once hailed as an Arab ‘Spring’ or ‘Arab Awakening’, the Arab region has been plagued with violence, socio-political clashes and rising poverty. From a brutal civil war in Libya, Syria and Iraq to a clash between Islamist groups and the military in Egypt and rise of the so-called jihadist group IS (Islamic … [Read more…]

Conflict Geographies of Pollution in Thrace Region of Turkey

Conflict Geographies of Pollution in Thrace Region of Turkey Eda Acara (Department of Geography, Queen’s University, Canada, 2015) Adviser: Audrey Kobayashi   Dr. Eda Acara finished her Ph.D. at the Department of Geography in Queen’s University, Kingston, Ontario, Canada in May, 2015 and is currently a postdoctoral researcher in the Department of Urban Policy Planning and … [Read more…]

Call for applications: SEN social media Editor

ARE YOU INTERESTED IN GAINING EDITORIAL EXPERIENCE IN AN ACADEMIC JOURNAL?     DO YOU WANT TO MAKE USE OF YOUR TIME ON SOCIAL MEDIA?   apply to join the Editorial Board of Studies in Ethnicity and Nationalism (SEN) as Social Media Editor. Studies in Ethnicity and Nationalism (SEN) is a fully refereed journal publishing … [Read more…]

Slovakia’s Second City in Times of Turbulence: Košice and its Hungarians, Eastern Rite Catholics and Steelworkers in 1948, 1968, and 1989

Slovakia’s Second City in Times of Turbulence: Košice and its Hungarians, Eastern Rite Catholics and Steelworkers in 1948, 1968, and 1989  Marty Manor Mullins (Department of History, University of Washington, 2013) Supervisor: James Ramon Felak   Marty Manor Mullins earned her Ph.D. in East Central European History from the University of Washington in 2013. She … [Read more…]

Nationalism and Ethnicity: Conferences and Call for Papers

Call for Papers: 26th Annual Conference of ASEN “Nationalism, Migration and Population Change” 19th-21st of April 2016 at the London School of Economics and Political Science Until the mid-19th century, with limited exceptions such as the Atlantic slave trade, long-distance migration usually took place within civilisations. This changed with world wars, widening disparities in levels … [Read more…]

‘For the Freedom of the Race’: Black Women and the Practices of Nationalism, 1929–1945

SEN Journal: Online Exclusives is pleased to present the second featured dissertation. If you recently defended a Ph.D. in the fields of nationalism, ethnicity, identity, and/or race and would like to be featured on our blog, please visit here for more information on how to submit your dissertation abstract. ‘For the Freedom of the Race’: Black … [Read more…]

‘A Hebrew from Samaria, Not a Jew from Yavneh’: Adya Gur Horon (1907–1972) and the Articulation of Hebrew Nationalism

SEN Journal: Online Exclusives is pleased to present a new series that features recently defended Ph.D. dissertations in the fields of ethnicity, race, identity, nationalism, and the interactions between them. This series aims to highlight new exciting research emerging out of these fields, encourage dialogue among scholars, and provide insights on the practical realities of life after … [Read more…]

SEN 15th Anniversary Conference Programme: Deconstructing Studies in Ethnicity and Nationalism

Deconstructing SEN conference poster

  Queen Mary, University of London September 7, 2015 To commemorate the fifteenth anniversary of Studies in Ethnicity and Nationalism, the SEN editorial team is organizing a one-day conference event on 7 September 2015 that will critically examine the tenets underlying SEN’s mission statement. The different sessions on the day will deal with questions of … [Read more…]

SEN 15th Anniversary Conference – 7 September 2015

  Studies in Ethnicity and Nationalism (SEN) is pleased to invite you to an event marking its 15th anniversary on 7th September 2015. SEN is a fully refereed journal published by Wiley on behalf of the Association for the Study of Ethnicity and Nationalism (ASEN). It publishes three issues per volume relating to questions of … [Read more…]