CFP: Southern Conference on Slavic Studies (UNC Chapel Hill)

Deadline: December 15, 2023


March 14-17, 2024 • University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill  

The Southern Conference on Slavic Studies (SCSS) is the oldest and largest affiliate of the Association for Slavic, East European and Eurasian Studies. The purpose of SCSS is clear: to promote scholarship, education, and in all other ways to advance scholarly interest in Russian, Soviet, East European, and Eurasian studies in the southern region of the United States. Every year for nearly 60 years SCSS has sponsored a conference, bringing together the finest scholars in the country in an intellectually challenging yet friendly atmosphere. 

The 60th annual SCSS meeting will be hosted by the UNC Center for Slavic, Eurasian, and East European Studies in Chapel Hill, NC on March 14–17, 2024. 

Please submit your paper and/or panel proposals before December 15 by completing this form

Dr. Olesya Khromeychuk, a historian and writer, will deliver the John Shelton Curtiss lecture at the SCSS banquet in Chapel Hill. Dr. Khromeychuk is the author of The Death of a Soldier Told by His Sister (2022) and ‘Undetermined’ Ukrainians. Post-War Narratives of the Waffen SS ‘Galicia’ Division (2013). She is the Director of the Ukrainian Institute London.  

SCSS encourages new faculty members and graduate students to participate in the annual conference. The UNC Center for Slavic, Eurasian, and East European Studies (CSEEES) is pleased to offer a limited number of travel awards to graduate students presenting papers at the conference, especially to first-time attendees or those who have no institutional resources for travel support. If you are interested in the opportunity, please contact Adnan Džumhur (CSEEES Associate Director) for more information (

Please visit the conference page for more information.

Social Widgets powered by