Grants Program 2018
In 2018, the Center for Urban History awarded five grants for one-month research stays in Lviv. Four scholars were invited to the Center for two weeks as guest researchers, and four scholarships were provided as a part of the Center's projects related to the digital history.
I. Residence Grant Recipients
- Dr. Jens Adam (Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin, Institut für Europäische Ethnologie) "Infrastructures of Europeanization: Urban Imaginaries, Mobile Policies and the Reshaping of Urban Connectivity"
- Andrei Tcacenco (University of California, Santa Cruz), "The Culture of Complaint: Morality and Intimacy in the USSR After 1953"
- Anna Barbieri (Academy of Fine Arts Vienna), "Santa Barbara Forever - essay film on connection between Santa Barbara, Lviv, Santa Barbara, California, and "Santa Barbara", soap opera"
- Jamie Freeman (The University of East Anglia), "Constructing Identity – Kaliningrad and the Appropriation of Place"
- Martin Rohde (Institut für Geschichtswissenschaften und Europäische Ethnologie, Leopold-Franzens-Universität Innsbruck), "Prospects and Limits of Ukrainian Public Education in Late Habsburg Lviv"
II. Guest Researchers
- Dr. Bernard Wasserstein (Emeritus Professor of History, University of Chicago), "Jews and the Neighbours in Krakowiec, 1772-1946"
- Dr. Ulrike Huhn (Research Center of Easter European Studies/University of Bremen), "In search of a usable village. Ukrainian Ethnographers and the invention of new Soviet rituals in the late Soviet Union"
- Elżbieta Olzacka (Jagiellonian University), "Commemoration of the Revolution of Dignity and Conflict in the East of Ukraine in the Public Space: Narratives and Practices"
- Dr. Pierre Miège (School of Social Development and Public Policy, Beijing Normal University), "Socialist Social Contract" in China and the Soviet Union"
III. Digital Urban History Residence Grant
- Dr. Aleksander Łupienko (T. Manteuffel Institute of History, Polish Academy of Sciences, Warsaw), "Lwów as Identity-Building Space, XIX – early XX cent."
- Olha Korniienko (Vasyl Karazin Kharkiv National University), "Fashion in the Ukrainian SSR 1956-1991"
- Wiktor Węglewicz (Jagiellonian University), "The Ukrainian Civil Committee in Lviv and Its Assistance to the Ukrainian POWs and Interned Persons in the Polish Camps (1918-1921)"
- Piotr Olechowski (University of Rzeszow), "Poles in Lviv, 1944-1959"
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