History as a Weapon


1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Dem
History as a Weapon
Work

Tuesday, 30 August
CCA Liechtenstein-Saal
120 minutes
English
First come first serve

This workshop unpacks the political instrumentalisation of historical narratives, remembrance culture and collective memory, especially in times of conflict. Building on the case study of Russia, workshop participants will analyse selected examples of how authoritarian regimes make use of history to legitimise their internal and external policies.

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Speaker

Cheryl Benard

President ARCH International