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The Association for the Advancement of Baltic Studies

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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.

Signed,

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

February 25, 2022

Since the February 2022 invasion of Ukraine, AABS has hosted six 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 2025

The 16th Conference on Baltic Studies in Europe (CBSE)

Converging Paths: The Baltic Between East and West

April 24–26, 2025

University of Cambridge, UK

Latest Conference News

2024 Conference Travel Grantees Share Their Stories

The Association for the Advancement of Baltic Studies is pleased share stories and experiences from its 2024 travel grant recipients who attended the 29th Biennial Conference on Baltic Studies (June...

AABS Awards Record 80 Conference Travel Grants

The Association for the Advancement of Baltic Studies (AABS) has awarded a record number of travel grants to students and early career scholars who are presenting at the AABS 2024 conference. 80...

Announcements

2024 Conference Travel Grantees Share Their Stories

2024 Conference Travel Grantees Share Their Stories

The Association for the Advancement of Baltic Studies is pleased share stories and experiences from its 2024 travel grant recipients who attended the 29th Biennial Conference on Baltic Studies (June 13-16, 2024, New Haven, Connecticut). AABS awarded a record number of...

Sophie Peng Awarded 2024-2025 Baumanis Grant

Sophie Peng Awarded 2024-2025 Baumanis Grant

The Association for the Advancement of Baltic Studies is pleased to announce that Sophie Peng has been awarded the 2024-2025 Baumanis Grant for Creative Projects in Baltic Studies for her project “Lace Narratives: Hand-work (EE: Käsi-Töö)." The Baumanis Grant is an...

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