Jan Hennings awarded ESSA Book Prize for 2017

November 14, 2017

Jan Hennings, associate professor at CEU's Department of History received the prize "for most outstanding recent scholarly monograph on pre-modern Slavdom" awarded by the Early Slavic Studies Association (ESSA) during its meeting at the 49th Annual Convention of the Association for Slavic, East European & Eurasian Studies (ASEEES) in Chicago 2017. 

Hennings' book Russia and Courtly Europe: Ritual and the Culture of Diplomacy, 1648-1725 (Cambridge, 2016) is a comparative study of seventeenth- and early eighteenth-century diplomacy, offering a novel approach to understanding Russia’s place in the early modern world. 

For more information on the ESSA Book Prize 2017, see here