4EU+ Pluralities of Memory Keynote Series

4EU+ Pluralities of Memory Keynote Series

We are delighted to invite you to three 4EU+ Pluralities of Memory keynote sessions by leading experts in Memory Studies - Prof. Joanna Wawrzyniak, dr. Andreas Bandak and dr. Daniel Knight. The keynote sessions take place on 18 and 19 April in Jinonice Campus, room B103A. For more detailed information, look at the programme below.

The 4EU+ Alliance: Pluralities of Memory project started in 2019 as an interdisciplinary initiative developed by scholars in the fields of history, literature, political science and sociology, focusing on the multicultural plurality of memories in Europe in general, with emphasis on mass violence, politics of memory, and memory wars in Central, East and Southeast Europe in particular.


April 18 - Jinonice Campus, room B103A

13:00 - 14:15

Andreas Bandak (University of Copenhagen)

As It Were: Narrative Struggles, Historiography and the Stakes of the Future

in the Documentation of the Syrian Uprising

14:30 - 15:45

Daniel Knight (St. Andrews University)

Memory in the Yet-to-Come: Future Hindsight and the Critical Present



April 19 - Jinonice Campus, room B103A

9:45 - 11:15

Joanna Wawrzyniak (University of Warsaw)

Curating Mnemonical Security: Museums’ Responses to War Situations