Conference: Between Social Discipline and Pleasure: The Politics and Practices of Play and Games in State Socialism
- Start: Dec 4, 2019
- End: Dec 6, 2019
- Location: Max Planck Institute for Human Development, Lentzeallee 94, 14195 Berlin
- Host: Center for the History of Emotions
Juliane Brauer (MPIB), Maren Röger (Universität Augsburg), Sabine Stach (DHI Warschau)
This conference is the first Hermann-Weber-Konferenz zur historischen Kommunismusforschung, which is an corporation with "Jahrbuch für Historische Kommunismusforschung" (Yearbook of Historical Communism Research) and which is fully financed by "Gerda-und-Hermann-Weber-Stiftung".
The contributions of the conference will be published in the journal "Yearbook of Historical Communism Research" in 2021 and later also on https://kommunismusgeschichte.de/jhk/. Therefore final articles should be ready in summer 2020.
The conference languages are German and English. Translation will be provided.