Expert talk

“Between fear and elucidation”

Coming to terms with the communist past in South-East Europe

The KAS Rule of Law Programme South East Europe organizes in cooperation with the Catholic University of Croatia on April 24th 2018 in Zagreb a conference on the topic of coping with the past in southeastern European countries.

Details

Experts from Albania, Croatia, Romania, Slovenia and Germany present the experience of their countries in dealing with the past, including topics like access to archives of former secret services.

Following the presentations, at a round table, the experts will discuss the results of the Croatian “Council for dealing with the consequences of non-democratic regimes".

Moderator: Dr. Tado Jurić, Lecturer, Catholic University of Croatia, Zagreb

Višnja Starešina, journalist and writer, Zagreb

Prof. dr. sc. Aleksandar Jakir, Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences, University of Split

Dr. Jonila Godole, Executive Director of the Institute for Democracy, Media and Culture, Tirana

Dr. Andreja Valič Zver, Director of the Study Centre for National Reconciliation, Ljubljana

Dr. Damjan Hančič, independent researcher at the Study Centre for National Reconciliation, Ljubljana

Cătălin Constantinescu, Legal Advisor at the Institute for the Investigation of Communist Crimes and the Memory of the Romanian Exile; PhD candidate, University of Bucharest

Dr. Karsten Dümmel, Director of the Konrad Adenauer Foundation in Bosnia and Herzegovina, Sarajevo

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Venue

Zagreb, Croatia

Speakers

  • Hartmut Rank (Director of KAS RLP SEE Bucharest)
    • Prof. Dr. Željko Tanjić (Rector of the Catholic University of Croatia
      • Zagreb)
        • Prof. Dr. Zvonko Kusić (President of the Croatian Academy of Sciences and Arts
          • Zagreb)

            Publication

            Between fear and elucidation: Coming to terms with the communist past in South-East Europe
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            Contact

            Raluca Dobrean

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            Research Assistant/Programme Coordinator

            raluca.dobrean@kas.de +40 21 302 02 63 +40 21 323 31 27
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