Expertise in authoritarian societies. Human sciences in the socialist countries of East-Central Europe
Expertise shapes modern forms of governance. Yet, we know significantly more about the postwar Western expertise than we know about the other side of the Iron Curtain. ExpertTurn will put expertise center stage and analyze socialist countries.

Upcoming events

7. 6. 2023 - 9. 6. 2023
Helsinki, Finland

Baltic Connections Conference in Social Science History

Kateřina Lišková will present a keynote lecture at the Baltic Connections conference.
28. 6. 2023 - 2. 7. 2023
California, U.S.A.

Big Berks Conference

Kateřina Lišková, Natalia Jarska, Annina Gagyiova, and Markus Wahl will present at the Big Berks Conference.
12. 8. 2023
Rotterdam, Netherlands

Reproductive Health from a Gender Perspective

Kateřina Lišková will give a lecture "Reproductive health from a gender perspective"​ as part of "Gender & Health" at Erasmus University Medical Center, Rotterdam, the Netherlands.

Newest outcomes

2. 6. 2023 - 3. 6. 2023
Granada, Spain

Gender and Intersectionality in Science, Technology, and Medicine, Historical Perspectives

Natalia Jarska and José L.A. López Barajas presented at the University of Granada about gender, women’s emancipation and socialism in the lives of two pediatricians - a comparative look on East Germany and Poland.
19. 5. 2023
Paris, France

Health Sciences and the Social Health and Social Mobilization, 1950-2020s

Annina Gagyiova participated in the workshop "Health Sciences and the Social Health and Social Mobilization, 1950-2020s" in Paris on 19 May 2023.
26. 4. 2023 - 28. 4. 2023
Bochum, Germany

Workers and the “Golden Age of Social Democracy”, 1945-1975 Conference

Natalia Jarska presented a paper on Poland in a panel on the "Feminization of the Working Class" at the conference in Bochum at ISB.