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Off-site Event: Remembrance, History, and Justice: Coming to Terms With Traumatic Pasts in Democratic Societies

November 11, 2010 // 8:00am4:00pm
Event Co-sponsors: 
Cold War International History Project

The Woodrow Wilson Center's History and Public Policy Program, in cooperation with the Romanian Cultural Institute and the University of Maryland, College Park, will co-host Remembrance, History, and Justice: Coming to Terms with Traumatic Pasts in Democratic Societies a two day conference which is the fourth such event in a series that began in 2007.


The keynote speakers of the event are: Vladimir Tismaneanu, Director, Center for the Study of Post-Communist Societies, University of Maryland; Daniel Chirot, Job and Gertrud Tamaki Professor of International Studies, University of Washington; Timothy Snyder, Assistant Professor, Department of History, Yale University.

The first day of the conference, November 11, will be held at the Embassy of Romania. Day two will be held at the Woodrow Wilson Center.

The conference will feature renowned scholars, journalists, and policy-makers from Europe and the United States.

Please visit the Romanian Cultural Institute for more information and to RSVP.

 

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