Browse our videos! Here you can find recordings from our events, including the European Remembrance Symposia and Genealogies of Memory conferences, video summaries of our educational youth projects, as well as Hi-story lessons animations for teachers and pupils.

Geneviève Zubrzycki: keynote lecture

language: English
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duration: 01:02:36

Geneviève Zubrzycki giving her keynote lecture.

The aim of the 8th conference within the Genealogies of Memory framework was to highlight the intricate links between religion and memory. The latest reflections and research findings were showcased by scholars from over 20 countries. The conference took place in Warsaw between 16 and 18 October 2018.

language: English
subtitles: none
duration: 01:02:36

Memory and Religion: Round Table

language: English, Russian
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duration: 02:26:11

The aim of the 8th conference within the Genealogies of Memory framework was to highlight the intricate links between religion and memory. The latest reflections and research findings were showcased by scholars from over 20 countries. The conference took place in Warsaw between 16 and 18 October 2018.


Pastor Thomas Jeutner (Evangelical Reconciliation Parish/ Chapel of Reconciliation, Berlin)

Archpriest Kirill Kaleda (Church of the New Martyrs and Confessors of Russia, Butovo)

Priest Prof. Piotr Mazurkiewicz (Cardinal Stefan Wyszyński University in Warsaw)

Sufi Andrzej Saramowicz (Jalāl ad-Dīn Muhammad Rūmī Sufi Polish Foundation)

Rabbi Yehoshua Ellis (Shavei Israel in Katowice)

Please note that one of the presentations is in Russian.

Moderators: Dr Zuzanna Bogumił & Dr Yuliya Yurchuk

language: English, Russian
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duration: 02:26:11

New Martyrs and Politics of Memory

language: English
subtitles: none
duration: 01:58:36

The aim of the 8th conference within the Genealogies of Memory framework was to highlight the intricate links between religion and memory. The latest reflections and research findings were showcased by scholars from over 20 countries. The conference took place in Warsaw between 16 and 18 October 2018.


Chair: Dr Marta Łukaszewicz (University of Warsaw)

Prof. George Enache (Dunarea de Jos University of Galați): Rival Narratives, Competing Memoirs and the Issue of Canonization of the Martyrs of the Romanian Orthodox Church in the Communist Period

Dr Katarzyna Korzeniewska (Polish Institute of International Affairs): Lithuanian Sanctity between Military Heroism and Martyrdom. Transformation of Visions of “National Saints” in Lithuania (1980-2017)

Prof. Olga Khristoforova (Russian State University for the Humanities, Moscow): The Mouse, the Snake, and the Devil’s Collar: Soviet Symbols in Old Believers’ Memory

Dr Momchil Metodiev (Sofia University “St. Kliment Ohridski”): Canonisation of the Martyrs of the Orthodox Churches and the Communist State Security Archives

language: English
subtitles: none
duration: 01:58:36

Aleksander Agadjanian: keynote lecture

language: English
subtitles: none
duration: 01:00:19

Aleksander Agadjanian giving his keynote lecture.

The aim of the 8th conference within the Genealogies of Memory framework was to highlight the intricate links between religion and memory. The latest reflections and research findings were showcased by scholars from over 20 countries. The conference took place in Warsaw between 16 and 18 October 2018.

language: English
subtitles: none
duration: 01:00:19

Religious Dimensions of Centenaries Commemorations

language: English
subtitles: none
duration: 01:26:50

The aim of the 8th conference within the Genealogies of Memory framework was to highlight the intricate links between religion and memory. The latest reflections and research findings were showcased by scholars from over 20 countries. The conference took place in Warsaw between 16 and 18 October 2018.


Chair: Prof. Marcin Napiórkowski (Institute of Polish Culture, University of Warsaw)

Dr Sofia Tchouikina (Institut des Sciences Sociales du Politique, Paris): How the Presence of Religion is Shaping Commemoration? The Centenary of the First World War in Russia in 2014

Dr Tatiana Voronina (University of Zurich): A Time of Persecution or a Time of Glory? The Russian Orthodox Church’s Celebration of the 100th Anniversary of the 1917 Revolutions

Commentator: Prof. Piotr Kwiatkowski (University of Social Sciences and Humanities, Warsaw)

language: English
subtitles: none
duration: 01:26:50

Memory and Religion conference: welcome speeches

language: English
subtitles: none
duration: 00:22:30

The aim of the 8th conference within the Genealogies of Memory framework was to highlight the intricate links between religion and memory. The latest reflections and research findings were showcased by scholars from over 20 countries. The conference took place in Warsaw between 16 and 18 October 2018.

Welcome speeches by: Prof. Jan Rydel (ENRS), Dr Małgorzata Pakier (ENRS), Dr Zuzanna Bogumił (The Maria Grzegorzewska University, Warsaw) and Dr Yuliya Yurchuk (Södertörn University, Sweden).

language: English
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duration: 00:22:30

23 August. Remember: Mala Zimetbaum and Edek Galiński

language: English
subtitles: English
duration: 00:30:00
language: English
subtitles: English
duration: 00:30:00

Future overlooking the past – discussion

language: English
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duration: 01:34:54

Michael Žantovský, Prof. David Reynolds and Markus Meckel (moderator) at the 7th European Remembrance Symposium in Bucharest. The event was organised by the European Network Remembrance and Solidarity (www.enrs.eu). Attended by over 200 representatives from over 100 institutions dealing with the history of the 20th century, it was dedicated to the remembrance and consequences of the First World War in Europe.

The goal of European Remembrance Symposium is to exchange experiences and establish methods and forms of cooperation between institutions from different countries. Representatives of European historical institutions are invited to discuss the challenges facing Europe’s idea of culture of remembrance. The meetings are open to all professionals dealing with 20th-century European history.

A series of European Remembrance symposiums was launched in September 2012 in Gdańsk. Subsequent editions took place in Berlin, Prague, Vienna, Budapest and Brussels.

language: English
subtitles: none
duration: 01:34:54

Different approaches to remembering the First World War – discussion

language: English
subtitles: none
duration: 01:45:19

Dr Chantal Kesteloot, Robert Kostro, Alan Wakefield and Acad. Răzvan Theodorescu (moderator) at the 7th European Remembrance Symposium in Bucharest. The event was organised by the European Network Remembrance and Solidarity (www.enrs.eu). Attended by over 200 representatives from over 100 institutions dealing with the history of the 20th century, it was dedicated to the remembrance and consequences of the First World War in Europe.

The goal of European Remembrance Symposium is to exchange experiences and establish methods and forms of cooperation between institutions from different countries. Representatives of European historical institutions are invited to discuss the challenges facing Europe’s idea of culture of remembrance. The meetings are open to all professionals dealing with 20th-century European history.

A series of European Remembrance symposiums was launched in September 2012 in Gdańsk. Subsequent editions took place in Berlin, Prague, Vienna, Budapest and Brussels.

language: English
subtitles: none
duration: 01:45:19

Peace finding and Security – discussion

language: English
subtitles: none
duration: 01:30:00

Prof. Anne Deighton, Prof. Frédéric Dessberg and Dr Oldřich Tůma (moderator) at the 7th European Remembrance Symposium in Bucharest. The event was organised by the European Network Remembrance and Solidarity (www.enrs.eu). Attended by over 200 representatives from over 100 institutions dealing with the history of the 20th century, it was dedicated to the remembrance and consequences of the First World War in Europe.

The goal of European Remembrance Symposium is to exchange experiences and establish methods and forms of cooperation between institutions from different countries. Representatives of European historical institutions are invited to discuss the challenges facing Europe’s idea of culture of remembrance. The meetings are open to all professionals dealing with 20th-century European history.

A series of European Remembrance symposiums was launched in September 2012 in Gdańsk. Subsequent editions took place in Berlin, Prague, Vienna, Budapest and Brussels.

language: English
subtitles: none
duration: 01:30:00

Sovereignty and Integration – discussion

language: English
subtitles: none
duration: 01:43:29

Dr. Sławomir Dębski, Prof. Vasile Pușcaș, Prof. Maxime Lefebvre and Dr Nadiia Bureiko (moderator) at the 7th European Remembrance Symposium in Bucharest. The event was organised by the European Network Remembrance and Solidarity (www.enrs.eu). Attended by over 200 representatives from over 100 institutions dealing with the history of the 20th century, it was dedicated to the remembrance and consequences of the First World War in Europe.

The goal of European Remembrance Symposium is to exchange experiences and establish methods and forms of cooperation between institutions from different countries. Representatives of European historical institutions are invited to discuss the challenges facing Europe’s idea of culture of remembrance. The meetings are open to all professionals dealing with 20th-century European history.

A series of European Remembrance symposiums was launched in September 2012 in Gdańsk. Subsequent editions took place in Berlin, Prague, Vienna, Budapest and Brussels.

language: English
subtitles: none
duration: 01:43:29

Minorities and Cultural Identities – discussion

language: English
subtitles: none
duration: 01:39:12

Prof. Béla Borsi-Kálmán, Prof. Stefan Wolff, Dr Mihail E. Ionescu (moderator) at the 7th European Remembrance Symposium in Bucharest. The event was organised by the European Network Remembrance and Solidarity (www.enrs.eu). Attended by over 200 representatives from over 100 institutions dealing with the history of the 20th century, it was dedicated to the remembrance and consequences of the First World War in Europe.

The goal of European Remembrance Symposium is to exchange experiences and establish methods and forms of cooperation between institutions from different countries. Representatives of European historical institutions are invited to discuss the challenges facing Europe’s idea of culture of remembrance. The meetings are open to all professionals dealing with 20th-century European history.

A series of European Remembrance symposiums was launched in September 2012 in Gdańsk. Subsequent editions took place in Berlin, Prague, Vienna, Budapest and Brussels.

language: English
subtitles: none
duration: 01:39:12

7th European Remembrance Symposium: welcome notes

language: English
subtitles: none
duration: 00:23:14

Razvan Rab from the Ministry of Culture and National Identity of Romanian, as well Prof. Matthias Weber and Prof. Jan Rydel from ENRS welcome the guests at the 7th European Remembrance Symposium in Bucharest. The event was organised by the European Network Remembrance and Solidarity (www.enrs.eu). Attended by over 200 representatives from over 100 institutions dealing with the history of the 20th century, it was dedicated to the remembrance and consequences of the First World War in Europe.

The goal of European Remembrance Symposium is to exchange experiences and establish methods and forms of cooperation between institutions from different countries. Representatives of European historical institutions are invited to discuss the challenges facing Europe’s idea of culture of remembrance. The meetings are open to all professionals dealing with 20th-century European history.

A series of European Remembrance symposiums was launched in September 2012 in Gdańsk. Subsequent editions took place in Berlin, Prague, Vienna, Budapest and Brussels.

language: English
subtitles: none
duration: 00:23:14

Hi-Story Lessons: The Russian Revolution

language: English
subtitles: none
duration: 00:05:15

Written by written by Prof. Wojciech Roszkowski, Prof. Andrzej Nowak, edited by Dr Nathan Marcus.

The video is available in 7 language versions (English, Czech, German, Hungarian, Polish, Romanian, and Slovak) free of charge, within the framework of Open Educational Resources.

The animation is a part of a bigger project called ‘Hi-story lessons. Teaching & learning about 20th-century European history’.

Creation of the animation would not be possible if not for the financial support of the Federal Government Commissioner for Culture and the Media (BKM), as well as contributions of the following partners: the Ministry of Culture and National Heritage, Poland; the Ministry of Human Capacities, Hungary; the Slovak Institute of National Remembrance; the European Association of History Educators EUROCLIO, the Netherlands; Post Bellum, Czech Republic; the Hungarian Academy of Sciences and the Mihálya Fazekasa Elementary and Junior High School, Hungary.

language: English
subtitles: none
duration: 00:05:15

Hi-Story Lessons: the Marshall Plan

language: English
subtitles: none
duration: 00:05:31

written by Prof. Wojciech Roszkowski, edited by Prof. Peer Vries and Dr Nathan Marcus

language: English
subtitles: none
duration: 00:05:31

A Marshall-terv

language: Hungarian
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duration: 00:05:32


Írta: Prof. Wojciech Roszkowski

Szerkesztette: Prof. Peer Vries, Nathan Marcus,PhD

language: Hungarian
subtitles: none
duration: 00:05:32

1968 (Magyar)

language: Hungarian
subtitles: none
duration: 00:05:24
Írta: Prof. Wojciech Roszkowski, Szerkesztette: Prof. Jan Rydel, Oldřich Tůma, PhD
language: Hungarian
subtitles: none
duration: 00:05:24

A nagy gazdasági világválság

language: Hungarian
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duration: 00:05:31


Írta: Prof. Wojciech Roszkowski

Szerkesztette: Prof. Peer Vries

language: Hungarian
subtitles: none
duration: 00:05:31