The Call for Applications for three Visiting Fellowships "Legacies of Communism" at the Leibniz Centre for Contemporary History Potsdam (ZZF) has been successfully completed. In the near future we will be able to welcome colleagues from the Slovak Academy of Sciences (Bratislava), the National Academy of Sciences of Ukraine (Kyiv) and the Portland State University (Portland, OR) at ZZF Potsdam. Due to the current COVID-19 pandemic, it is not yet certain whether it will be possible to welcome all colleagues in the academic year 2020.
3 Visiting Fellowships “Legacies of Communism“, Leibniz Centre for Contemporary History Potsdam (ZZF)
23 – 25 October 2019, European University Institute, Florence, Italy
Workshop organised by The Leonid Nevzlin Center for Russian and East European Jewry / European University Institute, Department of History and Civilization / Leibniz Centre for Contemporary History, Potsdam (ZZF)
The project "Legacies of Communism? Post-Communist Europe from Stagnation to Reform and between Autocracy and Revolution", which is financed by The Leibniz Association and which is located at the Centre for Contemporary History (ZZF) Potsdam, began his work in April 2019. In order to strengthen the research network and present the individual projects, a kick-off workshop was held at the ZZF in Potsdam on 24 and 25 May 2019. The project involves historians from Germany, Ukraine, Georgia, Hungary, Estonia and Poland. The following topics will be dealt with in the course of the project: