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

30. January 2020 - 19:30

Polish Cinema in Jena 31: Córki dancingu (Sirenengesang, The Lure)

Vielfach prämiert, erhielt „Córki Dancingu“ u.a. 2015 in Gdynia den Preis für das beste Regiedebüt und 2016 den Spezialpreis der Jury des Sundance…

PL 2015, director: Agnieszka Smoczyńska, 92 Min., Original w/ subtitles

Die Schwestern Srebna und Złota, zwei Meerjungfrauen, landen mitten im…

poster Córki Dancingu movie
Featured Article

Towards Liberal Memory Politics?

Discussing Recent Changes at Ukraine’s Memory Institute

by Andrii Nekoliak

In December 2019 Anton Drobovych, a relatively unknown historian, was appointed as new head of the Ukrainian Institute of National Remembrance. His appointment came as a surprise to many observers of Ukraine’s historical and public history scene and could mean a shift in the post-Euromaidan politics of memory in Ukraine. The article assesses first statements by Drobovych and discusses them against the backdrop of past memory-related policies and legislation.

Please follow this link to read the whole article.

New Publications

The Routledge Handbook of Reenactment Studies

Key Terms in the Field

The Routledge Handbook of Reenactment Studies provides the first overview of significant concepts within reenactment studies.

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The Routledge Handbook of Reenactment Studies

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Erfahrungen des Imperialen in Lebenserzählungen der polnischen Intelligenz im…

Russland und der Osten nehmen in der polnischen Ideen- und Wahrnehmungsgeschichte einen besonderen Platz ein. Die vorliegende Studie widmet sich dem Zusammenhang von Erfahrung und Verarbeitung am Beispiel des Zerfalls des Russischen Imperiums in autobiographischen Schriften der polnischen Intelligenz im 20. Jahrhundert.

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Fellows

Dr Jens Gieseke

Dr. Jens Gieseke ist Leiter der Abteilung I »Kommunismus und Gesellschaft« am Zentrum für Zeithistorische Forschung in Potsdam. Zu seinen Forschungsschwerpunkten zählen die Geschichte der Staatssicher...

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Dr Jens Gieseke

Dr Jan Mervart

Jan Mervart works in the Department for the Study of Modern Czech Philosophy, Institute of Philosophy, Czech Academy of Sciences. He received his Ph.D. in history at the University of Hradec Králové.

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Dr Jan Mervart

Dr Mikhail Tyaglyy

Mykhaylo Tyaglyy has been working for the Ukrainian Center for Holocaust Studies doing research on the National Socialist genocide of Roma in Ukraine. He is also managing editor of the scholarly journ...

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Dr Mikhail Tyaglyy

Dr Slavomíra Ferenčuhová

Slavomíra Ferenčuhová is a researcher at the Institute of Sociology of the Czech Academy of Sciences. She specializes in research on cities in Central and Eastern Europe [CEE] with a special focus on ...

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Dr Slavomíra Ferenčuhová