Join the authors of "The Rise of Comparative History" and invited discussants for an online book launch and roundtable about the future of comparative and transnational history in Europe, with a special focus on comparisons involving East Central Europe.

The event is hosted by Pasts, Inc. Center for Historical Studies (

Dr Tomasz Kamusella is the author of Words in Space and Time: A Historical Atlas of Language Politics in Modern Central Europe, our forthcoming open access title under the Opening the Future project.

Read the interview between Dr Tomasz Kamusella, Reader at the University of St. Andrews, UK, and Emily Poznanski, Director of CEU Press here: 

CEU Press offers 30% congress discount on all titles. Please send your chosen title(s), contact phone number, shipping and invoice address to, with ENIUGH2021 promo code in the subject line.

Join us for the book launch of Protected Children, Regulated Mothers by Eszter Varsa, on Tuesday, May 25, 2021, 4:00 pm CET. The event is hosted by the Department of Gender Studies, CEU.


This means that UK libraries can now easily sign up to, and pay for, the packages of books on offer from CEU Press through the standard Jisc catalogue interface. CEU Press and COPIM are tremendously grateful to colleagues at Jisc who have now finalised the licence for libraries in the UK to subscribe to Opening the Future with CEU Press. For details, see 

Bálint Magyar and Bálint Madlovics present at Stanford their most recent book, The Anatomy of Post-Communist Regimes. Watch the seminar online on 13 May, 2021. For details, see: 

Central European University Press in partnership with the Community-led Open Publication Infrastructures for Monographs (COPIM), and in collaboration with early supporters of the Opening the Future library membership programme, has reached the threshold needed to begin funding its first titles in open access.

Thanks to the support of libraries working with Knowledge Unlatched, Fabio Giomi's Making Muslim Women European: Voluntary Associations, Gender, and Islam in Post-Ottoman Bosnia and Yugoslavia (1878–1941), is now freely available at the Open Research Library and OAPEN platforms.

Central European University Press, in partnership with COPIM, is pleased to announce that our Opening the Future platform is now fully live, and member access to the programme’s curated backlist of books is available from Tuesday 19th January, through Project MUSE.