Awards and Publications

Alfred J. Rieber wins Bentley Prize in World History

Alfred J. Rieber has won the Bentley Prize in World History from the World History Association, for his book, The Struggle for the Eurasian Borderlands: From the Rise of Early Modern Empires to the End of the First World War (Cambridge University Press, 2014).  His book explores the Eurasian borderlands as contested 'shatter zones' which have generated some of the world's most significant conflicts. Analyzing the struggles of Habsburg, Russian, Ottoman, Iranian and Qing empires, Alfred J.

Book release: Practices of Diplomacy in the Early Modern World

IAS Senior Fellow Tracey Sowerby (Oxford) and Jan Hennings publish new book on diplomatic history: Practices of Diplomacy in the Early Modern World c. 1410-1800.

Book release: Russian diplomacy in the early modern period

November 2, 2016

Professor Hennings’ new book on early modern Russian diplomacy: 

Book release: Hungarian Jews in the Age of Genocide

September 28, 2016

It is our pleasure to announce that Hungarian Jews in the Age of Genocide. An Intellectual History, 1929–1948, a study written by CEU alumnus Ferenc Laczó, has been released. This is the latest title of our book series CENTRAL AND EASTERN EUROPE, published in cooperation with Brill.

Gyani full MTA member

We congratulate visiting professor Gábor Gyáni. In the annual general assembly meeting on 2 May 2016, the Hungarian Academy of Sciences (Magyar Tudományos Akadémia) elected Prof. Gyáni as a full member.