Dr. Zuzanna Bogumił
Zuzanna Bogumił is Assistant Professor at the Maria Grzegorzewska Pedagogical University in Warsaw. She is currently coordinating two projects on the religious dimension of memory: "From Enemy to Martyr" and "Milieux de Mémoire in Central and Eastern Europe – a Polish case". She is the author of Pamięć Gułagu [Gulag Memory] (2012) forthcoming in English as Gulag Memories: The Rediscovery and Commemoration of Russia's Repressive Past with Berghahn Books in 2018, co-author of The Enemy on Display: The Second World War in Eastern European Museums (2015), co-editor of Stare i nowe tendencje w obszarze pamięci społecznej [The old and new tendencies in the social memory] (2018).
Dr. Yuliya Yurchuk
Yuliya Yurchuk is a post-doctoral researcher at History Department at Södertörn University, Sweden. She defended her doctoral dissertation Reordering of Reordering of Meaningful Worlds: Memory of the Organization of Ukrainian Nationalists and the Ukrainian Insurgent Army in Post-Soviet Ukraine at Stockholm University in 2015. Her ongoing research deals with memory and religion in Ukraine and with historians' responses to Ukraine-Russia conflict, funded by Baltic Sea Foundation. She specializes in memory studies, nationalism in East European countries, and post-colonial studies. Her recent publications include Special Volume on Memory of Organization of Ukrainian Nationalists, in Journal of Soviet and Post-Soviet Politics and Society, 3:2, 2017 (co-edited with Andreas Umland); "Memory Politics in Contemporary Ukraine. Reflections from the post-colonial perspective" forthcoming in Memory Studies (co-authored with Barbara Törnquist-Plewa); Reclaiming the Past, Confronting the Past: OUN-UPA Memory Politics and Nation-Building in Ukraine (1991-2016), in War and Memory in Russia, Ukraine, and Belarus, ed. Julie Fedor, Markku Kangaspuro, Jussi Lassila, and Tatiana Zhurzhenko, Palgrave Macmillan Memory Studies, 2017.