Holly Case

Associate Professor of History, Brown University

Visiting Fellow
(August 2019 – January 2020)


The Quiet Revolution

A history of consuls and consular reform in and around Southeastern Europe and their role in transforming the international system over the course of the last two centuries.


Previous stays at the IWM:
September 2016 – June 2017, Visiting Fellow
June – August 2018, Visiting Fellow





The Age of Questions

In her book, Holly Case presents chapter by chapter, seven distinct arguments and frameworks for understanding the age. She considers whether it was marked by a progressive quest for emancipation (of women, slaves, Jews, laborers, and others); a steady, inexorable march toward genocide and the “Final Solution”; or a movement toward federation and the dissolution …
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Hungary’s Real Indians

Native Americans have long been beloved in Hungary, where ‘Indians’ stand for what is real, endangered and exceptional. Viktor Orbán has used the trope to channel demographic anxiety and bolster his anti-migrant rhetoric, but it could also spell trouble for his politics of fear.
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