The latest release is Subversive Stages (Theater in pre- and post-communist Hungary, Romania and Bulgaria).

The Last Superpower Summits was presented on April 11 at the Institute for European, Russian, and Eurasian Studies of The George Washington University.

House of a Thousand Floors  is a 2016 INDIES Finalist in the Science Fiction category.   

The Stranger, the Tears, the Photograph, the Touch (Divine presence in Spain and Europe since 1500): a selection of pictures from this forthcoming book is on display in the Hungarian House of Photography – Mai Manó House until May 24.

How They Lived, volume 2 by András Koerner: book launch took place at the Center for Jewish History, New York on March 14, 2017, moderated by Frank Mecklenburg, Director of Research and Chief Archivist at Leo Baeck Institute.

Book launch and panel discussion of Twenty-five Sides of a Post-Communist Mafia State with Bálint Magyar, Júlia Vásárhelyi, András Bozóki, and Balázs Trencsényi was held on March 10, 2017 at the Budapest campus of the Central European University.

2017 Spring/Summer Catalog is available for download.

Roma-Gypsy Presence in the Polish-Lithuanian Commonwealth, 15th-18th Centuries by Lech Mróz received honorable mention for the Kulczycki Book Prize in Polish Studies.

On Holocaust Memorial Day CEU Press offered a selection of texts and photos from recent publications of the press.

Top five CEU Press titles by number of copies sold in 2016:
With Their Backs to the Mountains
How They Lived
Post-Communist Mafia State
Arguing it Out
Hybrid Renaissance

Top five by sales revenue in 2016:
With Their Backs to the Mountains
How They Lived
Art Beyond Borders
Nationalizing Empires
Holocaust in Hungary

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Politics and Society

And They Lived Happily Ever After
Edited by Helene Carlbäck, Yulia Gradskova and Zhanna Kravchenko

Friendship and Love, Ethics and Politics
Eva Österberg

Globalization and Nationalism – The Cases of Georgia and the Basque Country
Natalie Sabanadze

The Science of the Swastika
Bernard Mees

Denial and Repression of Antisemitism – Post-Communist Remembrance of the Serbian Bishop Nikolaj Velimirovic
Jovan Byford

Heroes and Villains: Creating National History in Contemporary Ukraine
David R. Marples

The Nonconformists – Culture, Politics and Nationalism in a Serbian Intellectual Cirlce, 1944–1991
Nick Miller

The Roma - A Minority in Europe
Edited by Roni Stauber and Raphael Vago

The Anti-American Century
Edited by Ivan Krastev and Alan McPherson

The View from Prague – The expectations of world leaders at the dawn of the 21st century
Václav Havel et al.

Divide and Pacify
Pieter Vanhuysse

What Holds Europe Together?
Edited by Krzysztof Michalski

Religion in the New Europe
Edited by Krzysztof Michalski

Ideologies and National Identities
John Lampe and Mark Mazower

Serbian Orthodox Fundamentals - The Quest for an Eternal Identity
Christos Mylonas

Political Corruption in Transition - A Skeptic's Handbook
Stephen Kotkin and András Sajó

The Dilemmas of Dissidence in East-Central Europe - Citizen Intellectuals and Philosopher Kings
Barbara J. Falk

Nationalism and Beyond
Nenad Miscevic

Police in Transition
András Kádár

Polish Liberal Thought before 1918
Maciej Janowski

Paradoxes of Unintended Consequences, The
Edited by Lord Dahrendorf, Yehuda Elkana, Aryeh Neier, William Newton-Smith, István Rév

Poles Together?
Szczerbiak, Aleks Andrzej

Gratis Economy, The
András Kelen

Rountable Talks of 1989, The
András Bozóki

The Moulding of Ukraine
Kataryna Wolczuk

The Seeds of Triumph
Hanna Diskin

A Culture of Corruption?
Edited by William L. Miller, Ĺse B. Grřdeland and Tatyana Y. Koshechkina

Intellectuals and Politics in Central Europe
Edited by Andras Bozoki

Violence and Peace
Pierre Hassner

Notions of Nationalism
Edited by Sukumar Periwal

Protest in Belgrade
Edited by Mladen Lazic

Liberalism after Communism
Jerzy Szacki

A Society Transformed
Edited by Rudolf Andorka

Liberalism in Modern Times
Edited by Ernest Gellner

The Road to War in Serbia
Edited by Nebojsa Popov

Between Past and Future
Edited by Sorin Antohi

Flying Against the Arrow
Horia-Roman Patapievici

The Meaning of Liberalism
Edited by Jirí Musil

Government and Politics in Hungary
András Körösényi

Bosnia the Good
Rusmir Mahmutcehajic

National Cultures at Grass-root Level
Antonina Kloskowska

On The Verge of Convergence
Henryk Domanski


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