Proceedings of the international conference “100 Years of Communism. History and Memory”

obalka_sbornik_ParisNew publication: Proceedings of the international conference which was organised by the Platform and Prof. Stéphane Courtois, author and editor of the “Black Book of Communism”. The conference was organised and dedicated to the dark legacy of Communism and Communist dictatorships and was held on 8-9 November 2017 at the Collège des Bernardins and the Fondation Napoléon in Paris, France. Speakers were  historians, representatives of memory institutions and policy makers from France, Spain, Canada, South Korea, Russia, Ukraine, Poland, Latvia, Moldova, Romania and the Czech Republic. Special guest speaker was Finnish award winning novelist Sofi Oksanen.

During the conference, the new 500-page biography “Lenin, the Inventor of Totalitarianism” by Stéphane Courtois was introduced…

More about the conference here.

Published by the Platform of European Memory and Conscience © 2018
Londýnská 43, 120 00 Praha 2, Czech Republic
Edited by Peter Rendek
Copyediting by Gillian Purves
Transcripts of audio recordings by Alžběta Majerová, Amir Salykbayev
Translations by Jerry Ryan
Graphic design and layout by Filip Říha
Photographs from the conference © 2017 Peter Rendek
Printed by: TNM PRINT s.r.o., Czech Republic
First edition August 2018, 500 copies
ISBN: 978-80-907355-1-4