Stalin’s Legacy in Romania
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Stalin’s Legacy in Romania

Stefano Bottoni The Hungarian Autonomous Region, 1952–1960 This study explores the little-known history of the Hungarian Autonomous Region (HAR), a Soviet-style territorial autonomy that was granted in Romania on Stalin’s personal advice to the Hungarian Székely community in the summer of 1952. Since 1945, a complex mechanism of ethnic balance and power-sharing helped the Romanian Communist Party (RCP) to strengthen—with Soviet...

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CfP: Knowledge Exchange in Academic Cultures through Migration between and within Europe and the Black Sea Region
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CfP: Knowledge Exchange in Academic Cultures through Migration between and within Europe and the Black Sea Region

Deadline : 30.09.2018 Call for Papers: “Knowledge Exchange in Academic Cultures through Migration between and within Europe and the Black Sea Region (Until World War I and its Aftermaths)” Conference organized by Institute of National History https://www.ini.ukim.edu Grigor Prličev 3, P.O. Box 591, 1000 Skopje, Macedonia 11-12 January 2019 Frame & aim: The transfer of modern sciences to and the study of the Black Sea Region (BSR)1...

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CfP: Voluntary Work, Volunteering and Voluntary Associations in the Czech Republic and Central Europe, 1980-2000
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CfP: Voluntary Work, Volunteering and Voluntary Associations in the Czech Republic and Central Europe, 1980-2000

deadline 15 August 2018 Voluntary Work, Volunteering and Voluntary Associations in the Czech Republic and Central Europe, 1980-2000 Brno, 5th-6th November 2018 ‘Volunteering’, within the context of state socialist regimes after 1945, has traditionally been associated with unpaid work campaigns for the construction of railways, roads and schools. This was of substantial relevance, in particular during the decades of post war...

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CfP: Participatory Memory Practices: Connectivities, Empowerment, and Recognition of Cultural Heritages in Mediatized Memory Ecologies
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CfP: Participatory Memory Practices: Connectivities, Empowerment, and Recognition of Cultural Heritages in Mediatized Memory Ecologies

deadline 15 September 2018 Call for Papers: POEM Opening Conference Participatory Memory Practices: Connectivities, Empowerment, and Recognition of Cultural Heritages in Mediatized Memory Ecologies Date: 13.-14.12.2018 Place: Museum der Arbeit, Hamburg / Germany pdf-version: https://www.poem.uni-hamburg. de/en/_pdf/2018-06-12-cfp- poem-opening-conference.pdf Diverging forces across European societies – most visible in both the...

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CfP: THE SOURCES OF ’68
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CfP: THE SOURCES OF ’68

 deadline 21 July 2018 49th Annual Conference of the International Association of Labour History Institutions (IALHI) Giangiacomo Feltrinelli Foundation (Viale Pasubio 5), Milan, Italy September 12th – 15th, 2018 THE SOURCES OF ’68 CALL FOR PARTICIPATION The memory of the international 1968 refers to a mosaic of sources related not only to national and territorial peculiarities, but also to the different structure and duration of each...

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