Competition in commemorating forced labour in Western and Eastern Europe

29.09 | 9:00 – 10:30 | WBZ, room 43 (Strażnicza 1-3)


Prof. Jochen Roose

Professor and Chair of Sociology at Willy Brandt Center for German and European Studies University of Wrocław




Verena Meier: “‘In the memory of around 3000 Soviet Prisoners of War’ – The camp for Soviet POWs in Gudendorf and the weary process of initiating a memorial”

Dr. Joanna Lusek: “Forced Labour of British Prisoners of War during the Second World War”

Dr. Elena Soler: “The Roma Genocide: The Remembrance Controversial Site at Lety Camp in the Czech Republic”

Paweł Markiewicz: “Unsere Freundlich Ukrainer. The Ukrainians of the General Gouvernment as a Labour Source for the German Reich during World War II”

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