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The Politics of History in East Central Europe after 1989: From Liberal Consensus to Memory Wars

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Location: FedEx Global Education Center

Cost: Free

Contact: Center for Slavic, Eurasian and East European Studies

Description: The politics of history has been one of the constitutive elements of the new democracies in East Central Europe after 1989. ‘Coming to terms with the communist past’ was especially important as a means of securing the legitimacy of new democratic regimes. The communist past increasingly became a field of political struggle with distinct variants […]

Korean Studies Department presents Dr. Heonik Kwon “Theorizing the PostColonial Cold War”

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Location: FedEx Global Education Center

Contact: Carolina Asia Center

Description: The understanding of the Cold War has long focused on the experience of communities along the transatlantic horizon and on superpower interaction over this horizon. However, interests in the place of decolonizing societies in Cold War international politics have steadily been growing in recent years. As a result, diverging images of the Cold War exist […]