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.

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Summer term 2019

"The Legacy of Division: East and West after 1989"

Panel discussion

08. July 2019 - 11:00

Human Rights and History

Stefan-Ludwig Hoffmann

24. June 2019 - 11:00

Whit Monday

There will be no seminar on Whit Monday

10. June 2019 - 11:00

Communism in Eastern Europe—for Undergraduates

Melissa Feinberg

13. May 2019 - 11:00

Easter Monday

There will be no seminar on Easter Monday

22. April 2019 - 11:00

The Great War in Culture and Society: How Different Were the Lithuanian and East Prussian Cases in the Interwar Period?

Safronovas Vasilijus

01. April 2019 - 11:00
Venue: seminar room, Am Planetarium 7


Winter term 2018/2019

The History of Democratic Constitutionalism in Central Europe

Jiří Přibáň

25. March 2019 - 11:00
Venue: seminar room, Am Planetarium 7

Transformations of Political Culture in the Prague Spring Era

James Krapfl

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

Retributive Justice after World War II: Crossroads of Politics, Law and History

Paweł Machcewicz

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

The Actual Power of Knowledge. Experts and Biopolitics in Communist Poland

Barbara Klich-Kluczewska

04. March 2019 - 11:00
Venue: seminar room, Am Planetarium 7

Legacies of Communism? Historical Research and the Challenge of Post-Communism

Jan Behrends

25. February 2019 - 11:00
Venue: seminar room, Am Planetarium 7

Universities in the Shadow of Crisis: Political Radicalism of Students at the Universities of Vienna and Warsaw in the 1930s

Izabela Mrzygłód

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

Rescue of Jews in Nazi Occupied Latvia, Lithuania and Belarus, 1941-1945. Dimensions and Patterns of Solidarity

Katrin Reichelt

04. February 2019 - 11:00
Venue: seminar room, Am Planetarium

Borderland Pupils in Interwar Europe

Machteld Venken

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

Bad Romance: Spies, Scientists, and the Politics of Adventure in the Cold War

Joshua Sanborn

21. January 2019 - 11:00
Venue: seminar room, Am Planetarium 7, Jena

The Hidden Enemy: Adressing Prostitution in Socialist Czechslovakia

Christiane Brenner

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

The Mechanisms of Social Control Implemented by the Soviet Authorities in Estonian Society in the 1940s-60s

Aigi Rahi-Tamm

07. January 2019 - 11:00
Venue: seminar room, Am Planetarium 7, Jena

The Burden of Collaboration and the Memory of World War II in Lithuania

Violeta Davoliūtė

17. December 2018 - 11:00
Venue: seminar room, Am Planetarium 7, Jena

no seminar on 10 December, 2018

10. December 2018 - 11:00

Tales of Despair and Demands for Rights: The Workings of the People’s Courts in the Early Soviet Union

Aaron Retish

03. December 2018 - 11:00
Venue: seminar room, Am Planetarium 7, Jena

The Politics of Nature and Technology in the Late Soviet Union

Eglė Rindzevičiūtė

26. November 2018 - 11:00
Venue: seminar room, Am Planetarium 7, Jena

There will be no seminar on Monday, November 19, 2018

Juliane Fürst

19. November 2018 - 11:00
Venue: seminar room, Am Planetarium 7, Jena

Cinema, Sovietization and Everyday Life in the Baltics (1944-1960)

Lina Kaminskaitė-Jančorienė

12. November 2018 - 11:00
Venue: seminar room, Am Planetarium 7, Jena

Memory and the End of the Empire: The Molotov-Ribbentrop Pact Debate in the Context of Soviet Disintegration

Una Bergmane

05. November 2018 - 11:00
Venue: seminar room, Am Planetarium 7, Jena

Czechoslovak Reform Communism after 1968: A Genealogy of Failure

Kristina Andelova

29. October 2018 - 11:00
Venue: seminar room, Am Planetarium 7, Jena

The Anti-Colonial Dimension of Peripheral Fascisms. Fascist Transnationalism and its Vision of the Global

Raul Cârstocea

22. October 2018 - 11:00
Venue: seminar room, Am Planetarium 7, Jena

Curing ‘Primitivism’? Psychiatry and Modernity in Twentieth-Century Yugoslavia and Eastern Europe

Ana Antic

01. October 2018 - 11:00
Venue: seminar room, Am Planetarium 7, Jena

Can Partitioning a Country End Ethnic Civil War? Evidence from Post-Soviet Georgia-Abkhazia and Beyond

Carter Johnson

24. September 2018 - 11:00
Venue: seminar room, Am Planetarium 7, Jena

The Anatomy of Antisemitism: Jews, Cadavers and the Politics of Medical Discourse in East Central Europe

Natalia Aleksiun

17. September 2018 - 11:00
Venue: seminar room, Am Planetarium 7, Jena


Summer term 2018

Post-Stalinism: A World of Visions of Modernity

Jan Mervart

16. July 2018 - 11:00
Venue: seminar room, Am Planetarium 7

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

Friederike Kind-Kovács

23. April 2018 - 11:00