Dealing with the past in the urban space: the specificity of Belarus
Feeling of “lack of history” in the urban space of Belarus often occurs in the external / internal observervation. What is the reason for this feeling: injuries and breaks of the historic fabric in the past and our current practices with the heritage that we have inherited?
About the Speaker: Alexei Bratochkin – historian, director of the concentration of “public history” of the European College of Liberal Arts in Belarus, co-author of monographs “After the Soviet Marxism: history, philosophy, sociology and psychoanalysis in national contexts (Belarus, Ukraine)”, (Vilnius, 2013) and “ways of Belarus Europeanization: between politics and identity construction (1991-2010), (Minsk, 2011).
April 14, 2015