43. Jahrestagung ASEEES

17.11.2011 - 00:00
20.11.2011 - 00:00


Veranstaltungsort: Hotel Omni Shoreham, Washington D.C.

Organisiert von: Association for Slavic, East European, and Eurasian Studies

Freitag, 18. November 2011, 16:00-17:45
Session 7, Panel 7-32: Revisiting the ‘Iron Curtain’: Cold War Borders as Social Space
Suite 300

Chair: Ulf Brunnbauer, Universität Regensburg


  • Edith Sheffer, Stanford University: “Border Helpers and Border Jumpers: Stabilizing Germany’s Iron Curtain”
  • Muriel Blaive, LBI EGÖ: “Complacent Patriotism, Complicit (Secret) Policing or Longing for Law and Order? The Collaboration of the Local Population in Guarding the Border in Ceske Velenice (Czechoslovakia)”
  • Thomas Lindenberger, LBI EGÖ: “A Dictatorship of Constraints: Border Regimes and the Construction of the Social Space in Communist East Germany”

Discussant: Arpad von Klimo, Pittsburgh University