• We discuss cultures of opposition and samizdat with different researchers and explore our samizdat collections.

    Das Herder Institut in Marburg Samizdat and cultures of opposition are not only a past phenomenon, but also a very present research and collection issue. For oppositional movements in East Central Europe independent underground publishing was more than a way to overcome the state’s monopoly of information. The samizdat formed a broad forum for oppositional debate, both negotiating strategy and... COM_RSEVENTSPRO_READ_MORE...
  • The »Herder-Institute for Historical Research on East Central Europe« invites you to the 11th Conference on Baltic Studies in Europe

    »Dear Colleagues, We are pleased to invite you to the 11th Conference on Baltic Studies in Europe. Our focus in 2015 will be “Traditions, Transitions, Transfers” and we are looking forward to welcoming you here in Marburg on September 6-10, 2015. [...] As the Baltic provides a particular historical, political, linguistic, social, cultural and ideological contact zone where the meanings of... COM_RSEVENTSPRO_READ_MORE...
    07.09.2015 - 10.09.2015