This exhibition is not a purely academic exercise, but rather a collective work of historians, civil society activists, history teachers and enthusiasts. All of them form the working group “Historical Memory and Education” of the EU-Russia Civil Society Forum. The group was established in 2013 by experts from six countries represented in the exhibition.


Algis Bitautas– Lithuanian University of Educational Science, Vilnius, Lithuania
Sylwia Bobryk – University of Portsmouth, Portsmouth, United Kingdom
Štefan Čok – Independent historian, Trieste, Italy
Giulia De Florio – Memorial Italia, Milan, Italy
Alicja Wancerz-Gluza – KARTA Centre, Warsaw, Poland
Friedrich Huneke – Leibniz Universität Hannover, Germany
Nikita Lomakin – Memorial International, Moscow, Russia
Kristina Smolijaninovaitė – EU-Russia Civil Society Forum – Secretariat, Berlin, Germany
Terezie Vavrova – Antikomplex, z.s., Prague, Czech Republic
Gudrun Wolff – Society of German-Russian Relationship, Münster/Münsterland, Germany


Robert Maier – Georg Eckert Institute, Braunschweig, Germany
Julia Volmer-Naumann – Geschichtsort Villa ten Hompel, Münster, Germany


Mark Kalinin – Taiga Creative Cluster, St. Petersburg, Russia


Kamil Činatl – Institute for the Study of Totalitarian Regimes, Prague, Czech Republic
Andrea Gullotta – Memorial Italia, Milan, Italy
Jerzy Kochanowski – Historical Institute of the Warsaw University, Warsaw, Poland
Robert Latypov – Youth Memorial, Perm, Russia
Antonella Musumeci – Garibaldi High School of Humanities, Palermo, Italy
Anna Sevortian – EU-Russia Civil Society Forum – Secretariat, Berlin, Germany
Susanne Sternthal – King’s College London, London, United Kingdom
Michaela Stoilova –, Prague, Czech Republic


Antikomplex, z. s – Prague, Czech Republic
German-Russian Exchange – Berlin, Germany Association – Prague, Czech Republic
KARTA Centre – Warsaw, Poland
Memorial – Italia Milan, Italy
Society of German-Russian Relationship – Münster/Münsterland, Germany
Kostroma Civic Initiative Support Center – Kostroma, Russia
Memorial International – Moscow, Russia
Youth Memorial – Perm, Russia


Jasper Kruse
Maria Pavlikhina
Jan Krystian Scislowicz