Conferences

Platform elects new Managing Director and admits five new member institutions from four countries

November 16, 2018
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Press release Prague, Ljubljana – 16 November 2018. At its 8th annual Council of Members held on 13-15 November 2018 in Ljubljana and Bled, Slovenia, the Platform of European Memory and Conscience elected a new Managing Director and admitted four new institutions from Albania, Romania, Poland and Slovakia, bringing the total number of Members of...

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

September 5, 2018
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New 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...

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Proceedings of the international conference Totalitarianism, deportation and emigration

September 5, 2018
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NEW PUBLICATION:  Proceedings of the international conference Totalitarianism, deportation and Emigration held in Viljandi, Estonia on 28 – 30 June 2016 The annual international conference of the Platform of European Memory and Conscience on the theme “The forced displacement of populations and waves of migration in 20th century Europe caused by the policy of totalitarian states“ was held in the...

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International Conference “Totalitarian Buildings of Memory and Conscience” on 20 August in Bucharest, Romania

August 20, 2018
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International Conference “Totalitarian Buildings of Memory and Conscience” on 20 August in Bucharest, Romania

Bucharest, Prague, 20 August – The Platform and its member organisation, the Institute for the Investigation of Communist Crimes and Memory of the Romanian Exile (IICCMER), organised the international conference “Totalitarian Buildings of Memory and Conscience” in Bucharest, Romania on 20 August 2018. The international working conference seeks to examine the situation of major totalitarian prisons which...

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Platform conference “Roads to 20th Century Totalitarianism – the Turning Points” 28 June in Prague

July 10, 2018
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Platform conference “Roads to 20th Century Totalitarianism – the Turning Points” 28 June in Prague

Prague, 29 June – The international conference “Roads to 20th Century Totalitarianism – the Turning Points”, organised by the Platform of European Memory and Conscience, took place in Prague on 28 June. The purpose of the conference was to examine the critical turning points in 20th century European history, the situations and political decisions leading...

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Invitation to conference “100 Years of Communism. History and Memory” on 8-9 November 2017 in Paris, France

October 13, 2017
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Invitation to conference “100 Years of Communism. History and Memory” on 8-9 November 2017 in Paris, France

The Platform of European Memory and Conscience and Prof. Stéphane Courtois, author and editor of the “Black Book of Communism”, cordially invite to an international conference “100 Years of Communism. History and Memory” dedicated to the dark legacy of Communism and Communist dictatorships, which will be held on 8-9 November 2017 at the Collège...

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Proceedings of the international conference “Central European countries under Soviet oppression and attempts at democratisation”

February 27, 2017
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Proceedings of the international conference “Central European countries under Soviet oppression and attempts at democratisation”

Bilingual Czech-English proceedings of the International Conference on the 60th anniversary of the 1956 revolution and freedom fight in Hungary held in Prague on 22 September 2016. The conference was organised by the Embassy of Hungary in Prague together with the Platform of European Memory and Conscience. It was hosted by the Senate of the Parliament...

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