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…]

Nationalism and Ethnicity: Conferences, Call for Papers, Fellowships

Upcoming Symposium: “National symbols across time and space” University of Oslo, September 17-18, 2015 Despite the evident weakening of the nation and the national during these times of cultural globalization, nationalisms are not disappearing in the world. Instead, they are reappearing in a range of new forms utilizing both new and renewed symbols. Or perhaps we … [Read more…]

SEN Journal: Books Available for Review

The following books are available for review. Please contact the Reviews team at if you are interested in reviewing one.     Becoming Arab in London Pluto Press, 2015 Aly, Ramy M.K.     Keeping the Faith: Syriac Christian Diasporas. Sean Kingston Publishing, 2013 Armbruster, Heidi International Approaches to Governing Ethnic Diversity … [Read more…]

Sen News Bites 30 June -7 July

  Los Angeles Times (02/07/2015) presents ‘A Borrowed Identity’, an Israeli film telling an Arab’s story in Israel, an analysis of how society and culture mold an individual’s identity.   The Guardian (02/07/2015)  tracks the parallels between the Papandreou government of the 1980s and the current one, examining the ongoing debate on the future of … [Read more…]