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Commemorating Victims of Stalin’s Repressions in Post-Soviet Space

June 4, 2018 @ 3:30 pm

Last Address, the popular initiative to remember victims of Stalin’s repressions by placing a commemorative plaque on their last residence, has enjoyed unique success in Russia. Its sister organizations are now beginning to open in other countries, including Ukraine. What are the comparative challenges of commemorating victims of Stalin’s repressions in different post-communist countries? How are the organizers of Ukraine’s Last Address initiative overcoming them? The speakers will address these and other issues.Speakers: **Dmytro Bielobrov, Head of “The Last Address in Ukraine” **Grigory Frolov, Vice President, Free Russia Foundation; Director, Free Russia House, Kyiv, Ukraine **Sergey Parkhomenko, George F. Kennan Expert; Journalist, Echo of Moscow; Journalist, Novaya Gazeta; Founder of the Last Address Monday, June 4 3:30pm – 5:00pm WHERE: Wilson Center – 4th Floor Conference Room Ronald Reagan Building and International Trade Center One Woodrow Wilson Plaza 1300 Pennsylvania Avenue, NW Washington, DC 20004> FOR MORE INFORMATION: To RSVP: http://pages.wilsoncenter.org/20180604_Registration.html https://www.wilsoncenter.org/event/commemorating-victims-stalins-repressions-the-post-soviet-space

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Date:
June 4, 2018
Time:
3:30 pm