Imre Kertész Kolleg Jena

Imre Kertész Kolleg Jena

Eastern Europe in the Twentieth Century: Comparative Historical Experience

The Imre Kertész Kolleg Jena is an Institute of Advanced Studies, with a thematic focus on the history, culture and societies of twentieth-century Eastern Europe.

Events

06. - 09. December 2018

The Imre Kertész Kolleg at the 2018 ASEEES Convention in Boston

ASEEES Convention Theme: "Performance"

The Association for Slavic, East European & Eurasian Studies’ 2018 Convention will be held in Boston, MA from 06 – 09 December under the topic...

Featured Article

History and memory of 1968 in Poland

Debates around the 'Estranged' exhibition

by Maria Kobielska

The latest temporary exhibition by the Museum Polin in Warsaw entitled 'Estranged. March ’68 and its Aftermath' has been controversially discussed in the Polish public. The article gives a brief review of the exhibition to then analyse the subsequent debates as they provide an insight into contemporary Polish culture of remembrance and into the particularly sensitive issue of Poland's postwar Jewish-Polish relations.

read the whole article on the Cultures of History Forum

New Publications

An American in Warsaw

Selected Writings of Hugh S. Gibson, US Minister to Poland 1919-1924

Hugh Gibson, US Minister to Poland from 1919 to 1924, recorded his involvement with the rocky first years of Polish statehood in this collection of official dispatches and personal letters.

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An American in Warsaw Selected Writings of Hugh S. Gibson, US Minister to Poland 1919-1924

Instruktaż nadmierny

Historia pewnej przygody seksualnej

Instrukataż nadmierny (An Excessive Instruction) is a book long conversation with the sex educator and youth therapist Wiesław Sokoluk. In the book, Sokoluk tells Agnieszka Kościańska the story of sex education handbook he co-authored in 1987.

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Instruktaż nadmierny. Historia pewnej przygody seksualnej, A. Koscianska
Activities

17. - 06. February 2019

Zeitgeschichtliches Kolloquium

Colloquium Winter Semester 2018/2019

Dozenten: Prof. Dr. Joachim von Puttkamer/ Prof. Dr. Jörg Ganzenmüller/ Prof. Dr. Anke John/ Prof. Dr. Volkhard...

Das Zeitgeschichtliche Kolloquium wird von Prof. Dr. Jörg Ganzenmüller, Prof. Dr. Anke John, Prof. Dr. Volkhard Knigge, Prof. Dr. Joachim von...


Southern Europe, Central Eastern Europe, and the Former Soviet Union in Global Perspective

 Call for papers for a workshop at the University of Bucharest on 01/02 April, 2019

submission deadline: 25 November 2018
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Fellows

Dr Raul Cârstocea

Raul Cârstocea is a lecturer in European Studies at the Europa Universität Flensburg, Germany. He received his PhD in History from the University College London with a thesis that examined the role of...

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Dr Raul Cârstocea

Dr Natalia Aleksiun

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Dr Natalia Aleksiun

Dr Violeta Davoliūtė

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Dr Violeta Davoliūtė

Dr Machteld Venken

Machteld Venken was an Assistant Professor and Senior Postdoctoral Researcher at the University of Vienna, where she habilitated in May 2018 in Modern and Contemporary History with a manuscript about ...

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Dr Machteld Venken