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15
Mai.
2018

Goodbye Lenin: A Memory Shift in Revolutionary Ukraine

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Overview


"Goodbye Lenin: A Memory Shift in Revolutionary Ukraine"

More than 500 statues to Vladimir Lenin were removed in Ukraine in the course of Leninfall, a mass demolition of statues to the communist leaders, sparked by the Euromaidan protests of 2013-2014. What was behind these acts of iconoclasm and what awaits Ukraine next are the questions at the center of the forthcoming talk.

Manager(s)


Sabine Dullin (Sciences Po, CHSP)

CERCEC/CHSP

Contributor(s)


Serhii Plokhii
Professor of History and Director,
Ukrainian Research Institute,
Harvard University