Register now for the European Remembrance Symposium in Paris!
Photo: Marcin Oliva Soto / ENRS

Register now for the European Remembrance Symposium in Paris!

Photo: Marcin Oliva Soto / ENRS


We are happy to announce that the registration for the 8th European Remembrance Symposium is now open! This year's theme is "The Making and Re-Making of Europe: 1919-2019". Come join us in Paris between 27 and 29 May!

Please note that the registration for the event has been now closed


The eight edition of the European Remembrance Symposium will be dedicated to the issue of how we deal with, narrate and remember decisive changes in the 20th-century history of Europe, such as the years 1919, 1945, 1989.

Confirmed speakers so far include:

     Opening session: Turning points in Europe’s order: conditions and consequences
          Rev. Prof. Piotr Mazurkiewicz
          Prof. Richard Overy
          Prof. Adrian Pop
          Prof. Arnold Suppan
          Prof. Jay Winter
          Dr Agnieszka Nogal (moderator)

     1st session: Re-makings of Europe: New orders
          Prof. Gabriele Della Morte
          Prof. Chantal Delsol
          Prof. Wanda Jarząbek
          Prof. Andres Kasekamp (moderator)

     2nd session: New orders: trauma and recovery
          Prof. Marie-Janine Calic
          Prof. Catherine Horel
          Prof. Andrzej Nowak
          Prof. Andrejs Plakans
          Dr Oldřich Tůma (moderator)

     3rd session: Re-makings of Europe: legacies on display
          Dr Berber Hagedoorn
          Prof. Aleksandra Hnatiuk
          Prof. Anthony O'Hear
          Prof. Martin Pekár
          Dr Andrzej Szczerski (moderator)

     Book presentation: ‘Europe’s Postwar Periods: 1989, 1945, 1918: Writing History Backwards’
          Dr Péter Apor
          Prof. Johne Horne
          Prof. Piotr Biłos (moderator)

     Round table discussion: Century of change. Where do we stand now?
          Prof. Rémi Brague
          Prof. Marek Cichocki
          Prof. Chantal Delsol
          Prof. Ferenc Miszlivetz
          Markus Meckel (moderator)

The event is open to professionals from various academic fields: history, politics, economy, culture and art.


Learn more about this year's edition



Please note that the general registration closes on 22 May. However, participants willing to apply for travel and / or accommodation reimbursement must register earlier, by 30 April. The number of reimbursements is limited.




European Network Remembrance and Solidarity

Main partner:
European Centre for Sociology and Political Science (CESSP),
University of Paris I-Panthéon-Sorbonne

Local partners:
The Kultura Literary Institute Association;
Shoah Memorial
Polish Institute in Paris

In collaboration with:
Institute of Contemporary History (USD), Czech Academy of Sciences
The Federal Institute for Culture and History of the Germans in Eastern Europe (BKGE)
European Solidarity Centre
EUROM European Observatory on Memories
Solidarity Foundation, University of Barcelona
Herder Institute for Historical Research on East Central Europe
Polish History Museum
The Committee of National Remembrance (Hungary)
The Nation's Memory Institute (Slovakia)

With the support of the Europe for Citizens programme of the European Union

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