All history is a story of human experiences and, according to a widely used phrase, “we should learn from the experiences of previous generations”. This is especially relevant considering that the past is the only evidence we have when planning for the future. But what can we know about the past experiences, and how do we transfer them into accurate knowledge and historically informed decisions? (more…)

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NordWel Summer School in Helsinki, 13-17 August

The 10th International NordWel Summer School takes place in Helsinki on 13-17 August, 2018.  The event gathers PhD students and scholars across disciplines to discuss and foster innovative cross-disciplinary research on …

Workshop in Jyväskylä

HEX and post-doctoral researcher Antti Malinen are co-organizing a workshop “Particularities of Interviewing Traumatized People”, together with professor Selma Leydesdorff, at IOHA 2018 (International Oral History Association Conference), Jyväskylä, on …