Kategorie: Beyond History

Ukraine Rethinks Complex WWII Past

An Homradske.TV interview by Nataliya Gumenyuk (Visiting Fellow Berlin-Brandenburg Ukraine Initiative, Hromadske.tv) with Andrii Portnov (Berlin-Brandenburg Ukraine Initiative) and Jan C. Behrends (Zentrum für Zeithistorische Forschung Potsdam) 8 May 2016 On May 8th, 1945 Nazi Germany surrendered its armed forces,...

Olga Sasunkevich: Winter Academy: Beyond History and Identity: New Perspectives on Aesthetics, Politics, and Society in Eastern Europe (Report)

The Winter Academy “Beyond History and Identity: New Perspectives on Aesthetics, Politics, and Society in Eastern Europe” was organized in the framework of Berlin-Brandenburg Ukraine Initiative by Andrii Portnov (Berlin), Anna Colin-Lebedev (Paris), Rory Finnin (Cambridge), Susi K. Frank (Berlin),...

Oleg Zhuravlev (photo: Forum Transregionale Studien)

Interview: „From the Event to New Political Subjectivities: Comparing Euromaidan and ‘Bolotnaya’“

Oleg Zhuravlev is a researcher with the Public Sociology Laboratory and is now working on his PhD in the European University Institute in Florence. In his research, Zhuravlev focuses on the evolution of political subjectivity in Russia and Ukraine. For the...

Andrii Portnov: Winter Academy ‘Beyond History and Identity’. New Perspectives on Aesthetics, Politics, and Society in Eastern Europe (December 2-12, Berlin) – A Report

Research Agenda The primary goal of our Winter Academy ‘Beyond History and Identity’. New Perspectives on Aesthetics, Politics, and Society in Eastern Europe was to reflect on the current state and perspectives of studying Eastern Europe and to face the...

EuroMaidanTahrir: Trajectories of Revolution and Violence in Eastern Europe and the Arab World

In this transregional conversation, Mayssun Succarie, a scholar from Lebanon, and Nataliya Gumenyuk, a journalist from Ukraine, aimed to draw connections and contrasts between the recent “square revolutions” in the Arab world and the Ukraine, but also how they sparked...

Fragmentierung und Übersetzung – Sprache und Dichtung in der Ukraine (Audio Dokumentation der Lesung und Diskussion)

Mit den Autorinnen und Autoren: Liubov Jakymchuk, Aleksandr Kabanov, Marianna Kijanowska, Serhiy Zhadan Moderation: Susi K. Frank, Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin Die sprachliche Situation in der im politischen und kulturellen Umbruch befindlichen Ukraine ist gekennzeichnet durch eine hochkomplexe faktische Zweisprachigkeit und...

Anna Novikov-Commentary on EuroMaidanTahrir: Trajectories of Revolution and Violence in Eastern Europe and the Arab World

This event, organized by the Forum Transnationale Studien together with EUME (Europe in the Middle East- the Middle East in Europe) research program seminar as a host, and the Berlin-Branderburg Ukrainian Initiative, took place on the 9th of December. The...

Andrii Portnov on the Winter Academy „Beyond History and Identity“

Andrii Portnov describes in the video the first event organized by the Berlin-Brandenburg Ukrainian Initiative – the Winter Academy „Beyond History and Identity. New Perspectives on Aesthetics, Politics, and Society in Eastern Europe“ (2-12 December 2015, Berlin) which gathered more...