We are pleased to announce that Opening the Future at Central European University Press has already accrued enough library support to fund two more open access monographs, taking the total funded so far to three. This is hot on the heels of our June announcement on funding our first OA book; the programme is gaining momentum and already making a difference.

Central European University Press (CEU Press) in cooperation with the International Association for Comparative Fascist Studies (ComFas) has launched a new book series – Studies in Political Radicalization: Historical and Comparative Perspectives, led by Series Editor, Prof. Dr. habil. Constantin Iordachi. 

Constantin Iordachi is a Professor at the History Department of Central European University and President of ComFas. He serves as a member of the Academic Committee of the House of European History, Brussels.

Central European University Press offers a 30% conference discount for all print books for MSA 2021 Conference attendees. The discount is valid between 7-31 July, 2021. Please use promotion code LMSA for this offer.

Shipping from the US:Use the direct buy link on the bottom of the book's webpage on our site, or search for the book here. Enter the promotion code at checkout.

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: