Conference Report

Looking Back at the 2018 AABS Conference at Stanford

Looking Back at the 2018 AABS Conference at Stanford

Liisi Esse, Ph.D. Associate Curator for Estonian and Baltic Studies, Stanford Libraries 2016-2018 AABS VP for Conferences The 2018 AABS Conference at Stanford University: The 100th Anniversary of Baltic Independence, held on 1–3 June, celebrated two important...

Do the Baltic States Exist?

Several leading historians of the Baltic region sought to answer this question at a symposium titled “Do the Baltic States Exist? Re-Evaluations of Europe and the Post-Cold War World” on April 17, 2013. The authors of three new books on the history of the lands making...

Food as a Lens for Studying the Baltic Region

In August 2012, scholars gathered together at the Institute of History of Tallinn University for a two-day conference entitled “Turning Points in Baltic and Central East European Food History: Knowledge, Consumption, and Production in Changing Environments.” This...