Publication: European Memory: Universalising the Past?

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Subject Fields: 
European History / Studies, Area Studies, Eastern Europe History / Studies, Modern European History / Studies

Dear colleagues, the following publication might be of interest to members of the list:

Pestel, Friedemann, Rieke Trimçev, Feindt Gregor, and Félix Krawatzek. "Special Issue: European Memory: Universalising the Past?". European Review of History/Revue européenne d'histoire 24, no. 3 (2017).

Articles are available here and the table of Content looks as follows

Promise and challenge of European Memory by Friedemann Pestel, Rieke Trimçev, Gregor Feindt & Félix Krawatzek

Europe’s other? The Turks and shifting borders of memory by Simon Hadler

Memory that governs by itself? Appropriations of Versailles memory by Friedemann Pestel

From ‘flight and expulsion’ to migration: contextualizing German victims of forced migration by Gregor Feindt

Made in France? The (re-)invention of ‘Mai 68’ by Félix Krawatzek

The last ‘never again’? Srebrenica and the making of a memory imperative by Daniela Mehler

Two models of universalizing memory practices by Rieke Trimçev

With kind regards,


Félix Krawatzek
British Academy Postdoctoral Fellow

Department of Politics and International Relations
Nuffield College | University of Oxford | Oxford OX1 1NF