Krzsysztof Michalski in der IWM Bibliothek

Commemorating Krzysztof Michalski

11 February 2023 marks the 10th anniversary of the passing of IWM’s founding rector Krzysztof Michalski.
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Nachruf auf István Deák

In Dankbarkeit verabschiedet sich das IWM von István Deák. In den 1990er Jahren regelmäßig Visiting Fellow des Instituts, war er wesentlich an dem großen Forschungs-Projekt „Rethinking Post-War Europe“ beteiligt, das einen Paradigmenwechsel in der…
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Bearing Witness to War: Event on the occasion of 200th project funded

On 7 and 8 February 2023 outstanding experts will highlight the remarkable achievements of the IWM project Documenting Ukraine and discuss their implications.
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"Crafting Peace and Justice Politics Today"––Winter Camp for Young Scholars and Activists in Darjeeling, India

The Winter Camp "Crafting Peace and Justice Politics Today" organized by the Calcutta Research Group (CRG) in collaboration with the Institute for Human Sciences (IWM) was held on 25-27 January in Darjeeling, India. The camp aimed to bring together…

New Fellows Starting in February

We are happy to introduce our fellows who will begin their fellowships in February. You can learn more about their individual fellowships and research projects by clicking on their names. 
Valbona Zeneli at the Inspiration Awards Gala on a red carpet, holding the award

IWM Europe’s Futures Fellow Valbona Zeneli Receives the Inspiration Award

The IWM warmly congratulates former IWM Europe’s Futures Fellow Valbona Zeneli on receiving the “Inspiration Award” for women. Zeneli was a Europe’s Futures Fellow at the IWM from 2021 to 2022.

In Memoriam Gáspár Miklós Tamás

28.11.1948 – 15.01.2023
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New Fellows Starting in January

We are happy to introduce the first fellows of the new year 2023. You can learn more about their individual fellowships and research projects by clicking on their names. 
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See you next year! The IWM will be closed until 8 January

The IWM team wishes you happy holidays and all the best for the year end.
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Junior Visiting Fellows' Conference Winter 2022

On 7 December, the IWM Junior Visiting Fellows gathered to present and debate their research with Visiting Fellows and Permanent Fellows, which brought a unique opportunity for a genuine and profound exchange of ideas.
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Website Launch for the IWM Research Project Documenting Ukraine

Documenting Ukraine is an IWM research project that seeks to contribute to creating a record of the Russo-Ukrainian War, capturing the human experience of that war, and making it accessible and comprehensible to the broader world. The project's own…
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IWMpost 130 Out Now!

The second issue of IWMpost in the fortieth year of the IWM is intended to provide insight into the broad disciplinary and thematic range of research conducted at the institute.