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Anna Kyriazi

(U of Milan, Italy)



Juris Pupcenoks

(Marist College, US) 

Microfoundations of Threat and Security Perceptions in Ethnically Diverse States:

Lessons From Russia’s “Near Abroad”

*co-authored with Toms Rostoks (U of Latvia) and Inta Mierina (U of Latvia)


Zsuzsa Csergo

(Queen’s U, Canada) 

How Securitization Impacts Democratic Minority Agency: 

Hungarians and Russian-Speakers in Central and Eastern Europe

*co-authored with Kristina Kallas (U of Tartu, Estonia) and Tamás Kiss 

(Romanian Institute for Research on Minorities)


Dan Dungaciu

(U of Bucharest, Romania) 

“We are Transnistrians!” Post-Soviet Identity

and “Nation Building” in Transnistria


Stefan Morar

(U de Montréal, Canada) 


The Policy and the Practice of Nation-Building



Svetluša Surova

(Bratislava Policy Institute, Slovakia)

Nationbuilding and Minorities
in the Shadow of Soviet Legacies 

Thursday May 5, 2.00-3.30 PM ET

Central Europe

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