Imre Kertész Kolleg Jena

Monday Seminar

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.

Venue: Griesbach Gartenhaus, Am Planetarium 7, seminar room

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The Shared and Divided Worlds of the Late Cold War. Cultural Scripts, Intellectual Concepts and the Media in Soviet Intellectuals' Encounter with the West

Maike Lehmann

09. November 2020 - 16:00
Venue: online seminar
Organizer: Imre Kertész Kolleg

The seminar will be held as a web-based discussion. Should you be interested in joining us, please send us a short message to Diana Joseph. We will send you  the invitation link shortly before the meeting.

The Economic Consequences of War and Peace: The Industrialists of Austria-Hungary and Germany after Imperial Collapse (1918-1924)

Máté Rigó

02. November 2020 - 16:00
Venue: online seminar
Organizer: Imre Kertész Kolleg

The seminar will be held as a web-based discussion. Should you be interested in joining us, please send us a short message to Diana Joseph. We will send you  the invitation link shortly before the meeting.

Cataclysm: Water and the Holocaust in Central Europe, 1933–1945

Emily Gioielli

26. October 2020 - 16:00
Venue: online seminar
Organizer: Imre Kertész Kolleg

The seminar will be held as a web-based discussion. Should you be interested in joining us, please send us a short message to Diana Joseph. We will send you  the invitation link shortly before the meeting.

A Shadow Falls: “Red Cardinals,” the Central Committee Apparatus, and Purges in the Soviet Periphery in the Khrushchev Era

Michael Loader

19. October 2020 - 16:00
Venue: online seminar
Organizer: Imre Kertész Kolleg

The seminar will be held as a web-based discussion. Should you be interested in joining us, please send us a short message to Diana Joseph. We will send you  the invitation link shortly before the meeting.

Denunciations in Brno during the Second World War: An Attempt at Qualitative Analysis

Piotr M. Majewski

12. October 2020 - 11:00
Venue: Carl-Zeiss-Straße 3, seminar room 308
Organizer: Imre Kertész Kolleg

Agents of Globalisation? Yugoslav Enterprises between Nonaligned Transnationalism and Neoliberal Convergence

Anna Calori

05. October 2020 - 11:00
Venue: Carl-Zeiss-Straße 3, seminar room 308
Organizer: Imre Kertész Kolleg

Book Launch Volume III: Intellectual Horizons

28. September 2020 - 16:00
Venue: online booklaunch
Organizer: Imre Kertész Kolleg

Volume presentation of "The Routledge History Handbook of Central and Eastern Europe in the Twentieth Century" in an online booklaunch with the editors of the volume Joachim von Puttkamer, Włodzimierz Borodziej and Ferenc Laczó.
Commentators: Holly Case (Brown University) and Paul Hanebrink (Rutgers University)

For more details for this event please refer to the section: Lectures & Discussions

Book Launch Volume II: Statehood

21. September 2020 - 17:00
Venue: online booklaunch
Organizer: Imre Kertész Kolleg

Volume presentation of "The Routledge History Handbook of Central and Eastern Europe in the Twentieth Century" in an online booklaunch with the editors of the volume Joachim von Puttkamer, Włodzimierz Borodziej and Sabina Ferhadbegović.
Commentators: Marie-Janine Calic (Munich University) and John Connelly (Berkeley University)

For more details for this event please refer to the section: Lectures & Discussions

Book Launch Volume I: Challenges of Modernity

14. September 2020 - 16:00
Venue: online booklaunch
Organizer: Imre Kertész Kolleg

Volume presentation of "The Routledge History Handbook of Central and Eastern Europe in the Twentieth Century" in an online booklaunch with the editors of the volume Joachim von Puttkamer, Włodzimierz Borodziej and Stanislav Holubec.
Commentators: Joanna Wawrzyniak (Warsaw University) and  James Mark (University of Exeter).

For more details for this event please refer to the section: Lectures & Discussions

'Kleio in Pandemia'

Discussion about Historical Dimensions on the Current Pandemic in the Eastern Europe

13. July 2020 - 16:00
Venue: online seminar
Organizer: Imre Kertész Kolleg

The seminar will be held as a web-based discussion. Should you be interested in joining us, please send us a short message to Diana Joseph. We will send you  the invitation link shortly before the meeting.

Klassenkampf or Rassenkampf: The Jewish Window on Front-Lines within War-Time Soviet Society

Tamás Kende

06. July 2020 - 16:00
Venue: online seminar
Organizer: Imre Kertész Kolleg

The seminar will be held as a web-based discussion. Should you be interested in joining us, please send us a short message to Diana Joseph. We will send you  the invitation link shortly before the meeting.

Survival Strategies in Occupied Poland

Jerzy Kochanowski

29. June 2020 - 16:00
Venue: online seminar
Organizer: Imre Kertész Kolleg

The seminar will be held as a web-based discussion. Should you be interested in joining us, please send us a short message to Diana Joseph. We will send you  the invitation link shortly before the meeting.

The Volunteer: The True Story of the Resistance Hero who Infiltrated Auschwitz - Book Chapter Presentation

Jack Fairweather

22. June 2020 - 16:00
Venue: online seminar
Organizer: Imre Kertész Kolleg

The seminar will be held as a web-based discussion. Should you be interested in joining us, please send us a short message to Diana Joseph. We will send you  the invitation link shortly before the meeting.

Reclaiming the Politics of Emotion

Karolina Wigura

15. June 2020 - 16:00
Venue: online seminar
Organizer: Imre Kertész Kolleg

The seminar will be held as a web-based discussion. Should you be interested in joining us, please send us a short message to Diana Joseph. We will send you  the invitation link shortly before the meeting.

To Compare or not to Compare: Reflections on the Recent NYRB Debate on Historical Analogies

panel discussion

08. June 2020 - 16:00
Venue: online seminar
Organizer: Imre Kertész Kolleg

The seminar will be held as a web-based discussion. Should you be interested in joining us, please send us a short message to Diana Joseph. We will send you  the invitation link shortly before the meeting.

Whit Monday - No Seminar

01. June 2020 - 16:00

When Fajga Left Tadeusz. The Afterlife of a War Relationship

Natalia Aleksiun

25. May 2020 - 16:00
Venue: online seminar
Organizer: Imre Kertész Kolleg

The seminar will be held as a web-based discussion. Should you be interested in joining us, please send us a short message to Diana Joseph. We will send you  the invitation link shortly before the meeting.

Samizdat Activism in Dissident Poland (1976-1990): The Lenin Question and the Hirschman Question

Piotr Wciślik

18. May 2020 - 16:00
Venue: online seminar
Organizer: Imre Kertész Kolleg

The seminar will be held as a web-based discussion. Should you be interested in joining us, please send us a short message to Diana Joseph. We will send you  the invitation link shortly before the meeting.

Post-war Violence against Jews in Central and Eastern Europe, 1944-1946

Joanna Tokarska-Bakir

11. May 2020 - 16:00
Venue: online seminar
Organizer: Imre Kertész Kolleg

The seminar will be held as a web-based discussion. Should you be interested in joining us, please send us a short message to Diana Joseph. We will send you  the invitation link shortly before the meeting.

Topography of Ambivalence. The Evolution of the Polish-Jewish Townscape from the Late 19th Century to the Present

Yechiel Weizman

 

04. May 2020 - 16:00
Venue: online seminar
Organizer: Imre Kertész Kolleg

The seminar will be held on Monday at 4 p.m. as a web-based discussion. Should you be interested in joining us, please send us a short message to Diana Joseph. We will send you  the invitation link shortly before the meeting.

Some Thoughts on the Matter of Causality

Holly Case

30. April 2020 - 16:00
Venue: online seminar
Organizer: Imre Kertész Kolleg

The New Date

The seminar will be held on Thursday (April 30,2020) at 4 p.m. as a web-based discussion. Should you be interested in joining us, please send us a short message to Diana Joseph. You will get the invitation link shortly before the meeting.

Brave New Hungary: A Book Discussion with Balázs Trencsényi

Balázs Trencsényi

 

20. April 2020 - 11:00
Venue: online seminar
Organizer: Imre Kertész Kolleg

The seminar will be held on Monday at 4 p.m. as a web-based discussion. Should you be interested in joining us, please send us a short message to Diana Joseph. You will get the invitation link shortly before the meeting.

Easter Monday Holiday - No Seminar

13. April 2020 - 11:00

Middle Classes and the Politics of Crisis in East Central Europe: Comparing Hungarian and Romanian Constellations of Mobilizations after 1973 and 2008

Ágnes Gagyi

06. April 2020 - 16:00
Venue: online seminar
Organizer: Imre Kertész Kolleg

The seminar will be held on Monday at 4 p.m. as a web-based discussion. Should you be interested in joining us, please send us a short message to Diana Joseph. You will get the invitation link shortly before the meeting.

What to do with Digital Humanities in East European Studies - Challenges, Opportunities, Risks

Peter Haslinger

The seminar has been postponed until further notice

30. March 2020 - 11:00
Venue: seminar room, Am Planetarium 7

Middle Classes and the Politics of Crisis in East Central Europe: Comparing Hungarian and Romanian Constellations of Mobilizations after 1973 and 2008

Ágnes Gagyi

The seminar has been postponed until further notice

 

23. March 2020 - 11:00
Venue: seminar room, Am Planetarium 7

"Objects of Life no Longer Worth Living”: The Extermination of Inmates of Psychiatric Hospitals and Institutions for the Disabled in Occupied Ukraine in Light of Post-war Trials and Memory

Gelinada Grinchenko

The seminar has been postponed until further notice

16. March 2020 - 11:00
Venue: seminar room, Am Planetarium 7

Czechoslovakism: Book Presentation and Discussion

Frank Hadler/ Michal Kopeček/ Jan Mervart

09. March 2020 - 11:00
Venue: seminar room, Am Planetarium 7

The Social Life of Atrocity Images: The Man Behind the Barbed Wire

Katarina Ristić

02. March 2020 - 11:00
Venue: seminar room, Am Planetarium 7

Foresight Scenarios on Populism: Imagining Central and Eastern European Politics in 2030

Vello Pettai

24. February 2020 - 11:00
Venue: seminar room, Am Planetarium 7

The Crisis of Liberal Democracy - Research Agenda for Contemporary Historians?

Discussion

17. February 2020 - 11:00
Venue: seminar room, Am Planetarium 7

Explaining the Global Illiberal Turn

Discussion on ‘The Light that Failed’ by Ivan Krastev and Stephen Holmes

10. February 2020 - 11:00
Venue: seminar room, Am Planetarium 7

David P. Boder and the Transformations of Holocaust Testimony

Daniel Schuch

03. February 2020 - 11:00
Venue: seminar room, Am Planetarium 7

Jewish Anti-Fascism? "Kristallnacht" Remembrance in the GDR between Propaganda and Jewish Self-Assertion

Alexander Walther

27. January 2020 - 11:00
Venue: seminar room, Am Planetarium 7

"And Now … They Only Give Us Money” – The Paradoxical History of Monetary Wages in the 1960s

Alexandra Oberländer

16. December 2019 - 11:00
Venue: seminar room, Am Planetarium 7

Vernichtungswissenschaft. Nachman Blumental’s Linguistic Studies on the Shoah Reconsidered

Katrin Stoll

09. December 2019 - 11:00
Venue: seminar room, Am Planetarium 7

Sobibór in July and August 1944: The Soviet View

Raphael Utz

18. November 2019 - 11:00
Venue: seminar room, Am Planetarium 7

The Polish Government in Exile and the United Nations War Crimes Commission

Michael Fleming

28. October 2019 - 11:00
Venue: seminar room, Am Planetarium 7

Sobibór in July and August 1944: The Soviet View/ The seminar must be cancelled due to illness

Raphael Utz

14. October 2019 - 11:00
Venue: seminar room, Am Planetarium 7

Enveloped Lives: Caring and Giving in Lithuanian Health Care

Rima Praspaliauskiene

30. September 2019 - 11:00
Venue: seminar room, Am Planetarium 7

The Economy of a Leashed River: State, Experts and Politics along the Lower Danube (1900-1940)

Stefan Dorondel

23. September 2019 - 11:00
Venue: seminar room, Am Planetarium 7

Bohemians and Discontents: The Making of a Student Community in Sixties Poland

Malgorzata Fidelis

16. September 2019 - 11:00
Venue: seminar room, Am Planetarium 7