Narrative as Bridge: Texts and the Construction of Memory Regions – Panel
Panel 'Narrative as Bridge: Texts and the Construction of Memory Regions Empire'.
Magdalena Saryusz-Wolska (University of Łódź): Somewhere in the East. The Commemorative Function of the TV-Miniseries Am grünen Strand der Spree (1960)
Elizabeth Johnstone (New York University): Memory Regions in Literature: Rwanda’s Write out of the Duty of Memory Initiative
Irena Šentevska (University of Arts in Belgrade): Remembering 1973: Eurovision Song Contest as a Shared Trans-national Memory
Discussant: Jens Boysen (German Historical Institute Warsaw)
Chair: Aline Sierp (Maastricht University)
From 17 to 19 of March, the Regions of Memory conference was held at the University of Warsaw Library, resulting in three days of inspiring lectures and fruitful discussions between academics from all over the world.