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A&U Talks: Prague and Bratislava between late socialism and capitalism

19 April 2024, 18:00, Galerie VI PER (Vítkova 2, Prague 8)...

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CfA: History in Public Space IV

17–18 October 2024, Faculty of Arts, J. E. Purkyně University...

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Book presentation: Pohyblivé hranice diktatury ve světle stížností a anonymů československých občanů (1948–1989)

23 April 2024, 17:00, building of the Nejvyšší kontrolní úřad and Kancelář Poslanecké sněmovny (Komunardů 1634/44, Praha 7)...

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CfP: Czechoslovak Stalinism in long duration

Soudobé dějiny/Czech Journal of Contemporary History, 28 February 2025...

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Internships

for students from the Czech Republic studying at foreign universities...

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Workshop: Bourdieu a (post)socialismus

10 May 2024, 10:00, Institute of Ethnology of the Czech Academy of Sciences (Na Florenci 3, Praha 1)...

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CfP: Oral History in 21st Century: Interview and its Future

19.–20. September 2024, Hradec Králové...

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New Book: Pohyblivé hranice diktatury ve světle stížností a anonymů československých občanů (1948–1989)

Vilímek, T. – Pažout, J.: Pohyblivé hranice diktatury ve světle stížností a anonymů československých občanů (1948–1989). Praha: Ústav pro soudobé dějiny AV ČR, v. v. i., 2023.

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CfP: Transformations of the Emergency Medical Service in the 20th and 21st Centuries: Actors – Organizations – Technologies – Innovations

International Conference on the History of Emergency Medical Service, Prague, 26–27 September 2024...

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Seminar: How we lived in the years of normalization. Experiences of women from alternative backgrounds in Bratislava

27 March 2024, 16:00, Institute of Contemporary History, Czech Academy of Sciences (Vlašská 355/9, Praha 1)...

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CfP: Experts as Agents of Liberation? Expert Cultures and Trans/International Knowledge Networks in Cold War Era

ASEEES 56th Annual Convention, Boston Marriott Copley Place, November 21-24, 2024...

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New Book: Železnice, cukr, noviny a odvaha: Osudy Beniesů v Čechách i jinde

Dufek, P. – Maršálek, Z. – Novotný, M.: Železnice, cukr, noviny a odvaha: Osudy Beniesů v Čechách i jinde. Praha: 2023.

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Seminar: A Cylinder for Everyone. The Czech Appropriation of Britain in Media Discourse (1939-1948)

28 February 2024, 16:00, Institute of Contemporary History, Czech Academy of Sciences (Vlašská 355/9, Praha 1)...

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Seminar: How and why teach contemporary history? The case of a research textbook for 9th grade of primary school

31 January 2024, 16:00, Institute of Contemporary History, Czech Academy of Sciences (Vlašská 355/9, Praha 1)...

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CfP: Racializing Romani People in the Nineteenth Century

20–21 May 2024, Villa Lanna, Prague...

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New issue: Journal Architecture and Urbanism

thematic issue In Search of Postmodern City: Urban Changes and Continuities in East Central Europe between Late Socialism and Capitalism (1970-2000)...

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CfP: Conference Victimhood - Acknowledgement - Politics of Memory: Struggling over the Memory of Suffering

3-5 September 2024, Hannah Arendt Institute for Totalitarianism Studies at TU Dresden...

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Presentation of the book Za rovnocennost evropských plemen

16 January 2024 at 19:00, Papas Bar (Bartolomějská 13, Prague 1)...

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PF 2024

We wish you a happy New Year...

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Seminar: Interweaving Worlds: The Karlovy Vary International Film Festival during the Cold War

13 December 2023, 16:00, Institute of Contemporary History, Czech Academy of Sciences (Vlašská 355/9, Praha 1)...

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Results of Czech Science Foundation competition was published

our institute received support for 2 standard projects...

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New book: Za rovnocennost evropských plemen. Československá antropologie tváří v tvář rasismu a nacismu

Ducháček, M. a kol.: Za rovnocennost evropských plemen. Československá antropologie tváří v tvář rasismu a nacismu. Praha 2023.

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New book: Všechno bylo nové. Česká ekonomika po roce 1989 – několik pohledů na transformační proces očima dobových protagonistů

Krátká, L.: Všechno bylo nové. Česká ekonomika po roce 1989 – několik pohledů na transformační proces očima dobových protagonistů [Everything Was New. The Czech Economy After 1989 - Several Perspectives on...

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Seminar: Romani Literature – an inconspicuous phenomenon of the time

29 November 2023, 16:00, Institute of Contemporary History, Czech Academy of Sciences (Vlašská 355/9, Praha 1)...

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Seminar: Forecasting Sovereignty: The Role of Expert Languages during the Perestroika in Soviet Estonia

30 November 2023, 10:00, Institute of Contemporary History, Czech Academy of Sciences (Puškinovo náměstí 447/9, 160 00 Praha 6)...

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AV21 Strategy Conference: Excellence Research in the Public Interest

15 November 2023, Czech Academy of Sciences...

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New book: Pro nás dějiny nekončí. Politická práce a myšlení českého levicového exilu (1968–1989)

Andělová, K. – Suk, J. – Zahradníček, T.: Pro nás dějiny nekončí. Politická práce a myšlení českého levicového exilu (1968-1989) [For Us, History Does Not End. Political Work and Thought of the Czech Left...

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Mark Gilbert's lecture: The Italian Communist Party and Late Stalinism, 1944-1956

22 November 2023, 17:30, P301, Faculty of Arts, Charles University (Palachovo nám. 1, Prague 1)...

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Discussion: Velvet Business? Industry and Entrepreneurship in Zlín in the 1990s

22 November 2023, 17:00, Krajská knihovna Františka Bartoše ve Zlíně...

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New book: Věčná devadesátá. Proměny české společnosti po roce 1989

Patočková, J. - Rychlíková, A. - Pehe, V. - Lehečka, M. - Daniel, O. - Krátká, L. - Spurný, J. - Ondráček, V.: Věčná devadesátá. Proměny české společnosti po roce 1989 [The Eternal '90s. Transformations...

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Adéla Gjuričová is the new director of Institute of Contemporary History

Adéla Gjuričová will commence her duties on 1 November 2023...

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CfA: Research on Contemporary Information Society / Contemporary History 2.0

Soudobé dějiny / Czech Journal of Contemporary History, 15 January 2024...

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Call for Abstracts: Science and Democratisation Processes in East Central Europe and Beyond

ESHS Conference: Science, Technology, Humanity, and the Earth, 4-7 September 2024, Barcelona...

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Seminar: Take-offs and fallings. A look into the history of Czechoslovak Airlines in the years 1923–1993

25 October 2023, 16:00, Institute of Contemporary History (Vlašská 355/9, Prague 1)...

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Josef Dobrovský Fellowship

applications for the Josef Dobrovský Fellowship – deadline for submission is October 22, 2023 (stays realized in 2024)...

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New Book: Blahomír Borovička: Vzpomínky hlavního architekta Prahy

Martina Koukalová – Petr Roubal: Blahomír Borovička: Vzpomínky hlavního architekta Prahy [Blahomír Borovička: Memoirs of Chief Prague Architect]. Prague: Institute of Contemporary History, CAS, 2023.

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Week of the Czech Academy of Sciences

6 November – 12 November 2023, Institute of Contemporary History of the Czech Academy of Sciences...

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Seminar: Domesticating Socialist Legality: How Polish Lawyers Experimented with a Tainted Concept

11 October 2023, 16:00, Institute of Contemporary History (Vlašská 355/9, Prague 1)...

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Presentation of the database Testimonies of Roma and Sinti

20 September 2023, 17:00, Institute of Contemporary History of the Czech Academy of Sciences (Vlašská 355/9, Praha 1)...

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City as a Laboratory of Change: the 3rd Forum of Strategy AV21

21 September 2023, Muzikologická knihovna ÚDU AV ČR, Puškinovo nám. 9, Praha 6...

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Workshop: National Communism in Socialist Federations

14 September 2023, 10:00, Academic Conference Center (Husova 4a, Prague 1)...

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Seminar: Kolektivní paměť a „ublíženost“ z perspektivy mladých Srbů a Čechů

13 September 2023, 16:00, Institute of Contemporary History (Vlašská 355/9, Prague 1)...

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New Book: Remembering the Neoliberal Turn. Economic Change and Collective Memory in Eastern Europe after 1989

Veronika Pehe – Joanna Wawrzyniak: Remembering the Neoliberal Turn Economic Change and Collective Memory in Eastern Europe after 1989. New York 2023.

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