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The Association for the Advancement of Baltic Studies

The AABS promotes research and education in Baltic Studies by sponsoring meetings and conferences, supporting publications, sustaining a program of scholarships, grants, and prizes, and disseminating news of current interest in Baltic Studies.

AABS Board of Directors Condemns Russia’s Invasion of Ukraine; Hosts Panels Featuring Ukrainian Scholars

The Board of Directors of the Association for the Advancement of Baltic Studies condemns Russia’s aggression against Ukraine and calls on President Putin to immediately withdraw all Russian forces from Ukraine.


Board of Directors, The Association for the Advancement of Baltic Studies

February 25, 2022

Since the February 24 invasion of Ukraine, AABS has hosted three panels featuring Ukrainian scholars and their research. Each was recorded and is available for viewing on our YouTube channel. Find all Ukraine-related content here.

Upcoming Conference

CBSE 2023

The 15th Conference on Baltic Studies in Europe (CBSE)

“Turning Points: Values and Conflicting Futures in the Baltics”

15-17 June 2023

Vytautas Magnus University, Kaunas, Lithuania

Latest Conference News

Recap: AABS Australasian Chapter 20th Conference

AABS is pleased to bring you a recap of the 20th Conference of AABS's Australasian Chapter, held on 8 October 2022 in Melbourne, Australia, at RMIT University. The conference broke new ground by...


Journal of Baltic Studies 54/2 Now Available Online

Journal of Baltic Studies 54/2 Now Available Online

The second 2023 issue of Journal of Baltic Studies (Vol 54, Issue 2) is now available online. The issue features twelve articles spanning a variety of disciplines, subjects, and eras, together weaving a rich tapestry of Baltic Studies today. The journal issue...

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