Imre Kertész Kolleg Jena

Monday Seminar Archive

The Monday seminar forms the hub of dialogue and exchange at the Imre Kertész Kolleg. Fellows and guests are invited to present their current research projects and to raise central research questions within the field.

Current program

Monday Seminar 16. July 2018 - 11:00

Post-Stalinism: A World of Visions of Modernity

Jan Mervart

Monday Seminar 18. June 2018 - 11:00

Vilnius in 1918-1919: A Frontier City in War, Nation-Making and Revolution

Tomas Balkelis

Monday Seminar 11. June 2018 - 11:00

Memory of WWII in Central and Eastern Europe. Monuments, Memorial Sites, and Museums

Martin Schulze Wessel

Monday Seminar 28. May 2018 - 11:00

European Societies Under Stress - Living Under Occupation During World War II

Tatjana Tönsmeyer

Monday Seminar 14. May 2018 - 11:00

After Shock Therapy: Work and Nostalgia in (Post)Socialist Industry

Joanna Wawrzyniak

Monday Seminar 23. April 2018 - 11:00

Maps, Food Tickets and Handkerchiefs: The Materiality of Child Relief

Friederike Kind-Kovács

Monday Seminar 16. April 2018 - 11:00

Founding Weimar. A French History of the German Revolution

Mark Jones

Monday Seminar 26. March 2018 - 11:00

Max Weber and the Polish (Anti)Transformation

Marta Bucholc

Monday Seminar 19. March 2018 - 11:00

"Nude not Enough!" The Unknown Face of the Polish Thaw 1956-1957.

Jerzy Kochanowski

Monday Seminar 12. March 2018 - 11:00

Human Rights in East Germany: Between Dictatorship and Dissent

Ned Richardson- Little

Monday Seminar 26. February 2018 - 11:00

Limits of Universalisation: The European Memory Sites of Genocide

Éva Kovács

Monday Seminar 19. February 2018 - 11:00

Treason in an Era of Regime Change: The Case of the Habsburg Monarchy

Mark Cornwall

Monday Seminar 22. January 2018 - 11:00

Civil War in Central Europe, 1918-1921

Jochen Böhler

Monday Seminar 11. December 2017 - 11:00

Historical Memory and Collective Identity in post-Soviet Ukraine

Lina Klymenko

Monday Seminar 04. December 2017 - 11:00

Self-Expression and the Spheres of New Individualism in Post-1968 Czechoslovakia

Michal Pullmann

Monday Seminar 20. November 2017 - 11:00

'Our West': The Selective Sovietization of the USSR's Baltic Periphery

Karsten Brüggemann

Monday Seminar 30. October 2017 - 11:00

The Making and Unmaking of the "Liberal Consensus" Project Discussion

Michal Kopeček

Monday Seminar 23. October 2017 - 11:00

A New Voice on Forced Migrations: The Stiftung Flucht, Vertreibung, Versöhnung

Gundula Bavendamm

Monday Seminar 25. September 2017 - 11:00

Post-communist transitional justice in Poland

Krzysztof Persak

Monday Seminar 18. September 2017 - 11:00

Romanian Stalinism (1944-1964): Memory and the Construction of National Narrative

Monica Ciobanu

Monday Seminar 29. May 2017 - 11:00

The origins of 'total war' in the east and the siege of Przemysl in 1914-15

Alexander Watson

Monday Seminar 22. May 2017 - 11:00

Transitional Justice in the Baltic States and Beyond

Eva-Clarita Pettai

Monday Seminar 15. May 2017 - 11:00

Organised Crime and Paramilitarism during the Long Balkan Wars (1904-1949)

Spiros Tsoutsoumpis

Monday Seminar 24. April 2017 - 11:00

The "Museum of the Second World War" in Gdańsk

Joachim von Puttkamer

Monday Seminar 20. March 2017 - 11:00

Post-Stalinism: Ideology and Utopia of an Epoch (Book Presentation)

Pavel Kolář

Monday Seminar 20. February 2017 - 11:00

A Manual for Disaster: Chernobyl and Surviving the Anthropocene

Kate Brown

Monday Seminar 13. February 2017 - 11:00

The Enemy of my Enemy is my Future Enemy. Loyalties on the Eastern Front, 1916-17

Maciej Górny

Monday Seminar 06. February 2017 - 11:00

Rights to Natural Resources and Human Rights: An East Central European Perspective

Petra Gümplová

Monday Seminar 23. January 2017 - 11:00

The Rabbinical Commission for Jewish Graves in Poland: Work, Challenges and Problems

Agnieszka Nieradko

Monday Seminar 16. January 2017 - 11:00

Women in the Trenches: Between Heroisation and Oblivion. First World War and ist Afthermath in Galicia

Angelique Leszczawski-Schwerk

Monday Seminar 05. December 2016 - 11:00

The Waffen-SS. A European History - book presentation and discussion

Jochen Boehler/Immo Rebitschek

Monday Seminar 14. November 2016 - 11:00

Planning Prague 1968 - 1989: Expert Knowledge and late-socialist Governance

Petr Roubal

Monday Seminar 07. November 2016 - 11:00

National Culture and the Catholic Church in Late Socialist Slovakia

Agáta Šústová Drelová

Monday Seminar 24. October 2016 - 11:00

The Politics of Violence in Late Socialist Poland

Joachim von Puttkamer

Monday Seminar 30. May 2016 - 11:00

Hungary and the West. East-West Cultural Transfers during the Cold War

Robert Takács

Monday Seminar 09. May 2016 - 11:00

The New Germans: An Optimistic History of Migration

Jan Plamper

Monday Seminar 02. May 2016 - 11:00

Social Banditry. Methodological Problems

Danilo Šarenac

Monday Seminar 25. April 2016 - 11:00

"An Exhibition as The Open Work - The New Permanent Display in Gdynia City Museum"

Agata Abramowicz and Andrzej Hoja

Monday Seminar 18. April 2016 - 11:00

The People's Property: Modern Expropriation as a Voyage on the Danube

James Ward