Thinking About How We Research 1989

The Challenges of Doing Primary-Source Research in a Country Undergoing Social, Political, and Economic Transformation

Wed, 10/21/2009
Noon, 210 Dickinson
Event Category: 
Panel Discussion
Graduate Students

We invite all Princeton graduate students to a discussion in roundtable format with four graduate students who have done extensive archival and oral-historical work in transitioning and post-transition states, including Eastern Europe and South Africa.

Lunch will be provided.


  • Anastasiya Ilyina, Polish Academy of Sciences
  • Tom Junes, Katholieke Universiteit Leuven
  • Piotr H. Kosicki, Sciences Po/Princeton
  • Caterina Preda, University of Bucharest

Moderator: Professor Adrian Guelke, Queen's University, Belfast


Co-sponsored by the Davis Center, the History Department, LAPA, PIIRS, UCHV, and WWS, as part of Princeton University's Conference on 1989.