2016 Central Slavic Conference
WELCOME TO THE OFFICIAL WEBSITE FOR THE 2016 CENTRAL SLAVIC CONFERENCE!
The 2016 Central Slavic Conference will be held
October 21-23, 2016
Please note the new, extended deadline -- September 1 -- for the Call for Papers for the 54th annual meeting of the Central Slavic Conference, to be held October 21-23 in St. Louis, Missouri.
Click here for the Call for Papers.
CONFERENCE KEYNOTE ADDRESS
A section of this year's conference will be devoted to marking the 60th anniversary
of the 1956 Hungarian Revolution.
We are pleased to announce the conference keynote address:
"Hungary,1956: Revolution or Counterrevolution? The Continuing Relevance of the Debate"
Nyirkos Tamás, Pazmany Peter Catholic University, Budapest
Saturday, October 22, 2016
Held on the campus of Saint Louis University in the Center for Global Citizenship Auditorium
Followed by a reception in the Center for Global Citizenship Atrium
Keynote is free and open to the public
Sponsored by the Center for International Studies and the Russian and East European Area Studies Program
The conference will be held at the Missouri Athletic Club (MAC).
CSC registration will take place in advance and on-site at the conference.
The registration fees are as follows:
$50 for faculty, $25 for students, payable by check in advance or on-site by cash, check, or credit/debit card.
We do not currently have the ability to securely accept credit/debit cards for advance payment.
Advance registration payments should be sent to:
Saint Louis University Center for International Studies
Center for Global Citizenship, Suite 124
3672 West Pine Mall
St. Louis MO 63108
Registration will begin Friday morning; shuttle information and driving directions to SLU's campus for the Keynote Address and other information will be available in arrival packets at the Missouri Athletic Club at check-in.
All CSC participants are encouraged to stay at the conference hotel, the Missouri Athletic Club (MAC) Downtown Clubhouse, located in the heart of downtown St. Louis. The MAC offers a great location, and the amenities of its historic clubhouse include free Wi-Fi, complimentary parking for hotel guests who drive, and extensive athletic facilities.
The conference rate at the MAC is a very affordable $99 per night - please be sure to mention that you are a participant in the Central Slavic Conference when making your reservation.
The conference rate is available until October 1, 2016.
For more information on the MAC, click here.
Contact the Missouri Athletic Club by calling (314) 231-7220.
Flying or driving to the conference location is convenient. Air travelers can get to the MAC and the SLU campus area by taxi, airport shuttle, or Metrolink light rail from Lambert International Airport. Guests staying at the MAC will receive complimentary parking.