Vanished places – reception and memory of sites of totalitarian violence

    25-28 March 2015, Krzyżowa/Kreisau, Poland

    The conference was the 13th East–West European Memorial Meeting and focused on sites that were heavily affected by totalitarian systems and the First and Second World War. The organisers invited historians, professionals from museums and memorials in order to undertake some interdisciplinary exchange.

    Partners and organisers

    Organising partners were the Stiftung Kreisau, Evangelische Akademie zu Berlin, Bundesstiftung zur Aufarbeitung der SED Diktatur, Europäisches Netzwerk Erinnerung und Solidarität, and the Volksbund Deutsche Kriegsgräberfürsorge e.V.