The Hungarian Revolution 1956

The Hungarian Revolution, a nationwide uprising against the Soviet ruled communist system and the government of the Hungarian People’s Republic, broke out on 23 October 1956. The revolt lasted until 10 November and, despite its failure, is considered one of the most significant and tragic events in post-war Hungarian history and was the first crack in the Iron Curtain that divided the World into two hostile camps.

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Collective vs Collected Memories. 1989–1991 from an Oral History Perspective

Fourth Genealogies of Memory conference

Warsaw, 6-8 November 2014, University of Warsaw Library

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Panel discussion: "The End of the First World War. Implications for Cultural Diversity in Central and Eastern Europe"

7 October 2014, 5 p.m., Berlin

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Freedom Express Study Trip summary

30 August – 13 September 2014

For fourteen days, twenty young people from ten European countries travelled around Europe in the footsteps of 1989. Artists, journalists and historians chosen in an international contest visited six countries in Europe in a two-week period, starting from Solidarity's Gdańsk, through Timisoara in Romania, ending in Berlin. 

Visit the photo gallery! 

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New ENRS publication: "Historie wzajemnych oddziaływań"

Thanks to the cooperation of the Centre for Historical Research of the Polish Academy of Sciences in Berlin and the European Network Remembrance and Solidarity, "Historie wzajemnych oddziaływań" (History of Mutual Interactions), a publication previously known only in German, has just been published in the Polish language. The National Centre for Culture is a co-publisher of the book.

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Join the network of institutions and organizations dealing with the 20th–century history!

European Network Remembrance and Solidarity has launched a unique project in order to foster cooperation of research centers, NGOs, museums, galleries and memorials dedicated to the previous century.

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Special issue of Remembrance and Solidarity Studies about the legacy of 1989 available online!

The special issue of Remembrance and Solidarity. Studies in 20th Century European History has just been published online. This issue is entirely devoted to the changes of 1989 and their legacy.

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