Shimon Lev, Objects of Memory, My Father’s Entry, Archives of the Israelitische
Kultusgemeinde Wien (Jewish Community Vienna), 2012
Laboratory on demand
Groups, clubs, and associations that have not been invited so far, yet would like to participate in the research into Austria’s civil society and present their concept of dealing with their legacy may book a workshop with the research team at the working space of “Laboratory Austria.” Additonal external experts and researchers may be invited. Please contact Karin Schneider and Tal Adler under:
Public lectures and panel discussions will examine exemplary politics of history case studies (in German).
Sat, April 6, 2013, 4 p.m.
Politics of history case study: “The Swarovski family and its politics of history”
Open lecture by Horst Schreiber, historian
Sun, April 7, 2013, 3 p.m.
“How the history of politics shapes the politics of history in small community museums” – presentation of curatorial concepts and discussion with directors of local museums and museologists
Wed, April 17, 2013, 2 p.m.
“It is exactly what you cannot speak about you have to speak about.” Pierre Passett
Open lecture by Karl Fallend, psychoanalysist
Fri, April 26, 2013, 6 p.m.
Politics of history case study: “The Burschenschaften [Austrian student fraternities] and their pivotal role between right-wings and neo-Nazism”
Open lecture by Heribert Schiedel, Documentation Center of the Austrian Resistance