• 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...