Biography

historian; coordinator ot the Berlin Center for Cold War Studies and coordinator of the Berliner Colloquien zur Zeitgeschichte (since November 2010)

2008 Completion of a doctoral degree in history at the University of Bern with the thesis "Sowjetische Speziallager in Deutschland (1945 bis 1950). Drei Annäherungen" [Soviet Special Camps in Germany (1945 to 1950): Three Perspectives]

Studied history, political science, and American studies at the Universities of Frankfurt am Main, Hamburg, and Bern

Selected Publications

New

The Gulag. An incarnation of the state that created it. In: Michael David-Fox (Hg.): The Soviet Gulag. Evidence, interpretation, and comparison. Pittsburgh: University of Pittsburgh Press, 2016; S. 314-320

Gunzenhausen nach 1945. In: Thomas Medicus (Hg.): Verhängnisvoller Wandel. Ansichten aus der Provinz 1933-1949: Die Fotosammlung Biella. Hamburg: Hamburger Edition, 2016; S. 263-298
(Lizenzausg.: Bonn: Bundeszentrale für politische Bildung, 2017)
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Publications