Post-Socialist Memory in Global Perspective: Postcolonialism, Post-transition, Post-trauma

Please note that all start and end times are indicated according to Chișinău time, i.e. Eastern European Summer Time (UTC+3:00), and given in 24h format (i.e. 13:30, not 1.30 pm).

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NB. No papers will be presented in regular conference sessions. The purpose of the sessions is to discuss previously uploaded paper presentations. Thus, before participating in a session, please make sure you have watched all the associated paper presentations! Roundtable discussions can be followed without watching presentations, but introductory videos and/or texts will be uploaded beforehand and it is recommended that you view them before the discussion.

The plenary sessions, however, require no such preparation.

Clicking on a panel title will take you to a page where you can watch the presentations and register for the relevant conference session, Unless a session is entirely public, you will need to register for the conference before being able to access that link. Presentations that can be viewed without registration are marked 🟢. Clicking on their title will take you to YouTube.

Unless otherwise stated, all conference events are in English.

Even though the conference has been moved online, every day features at least one panel, paper or plenary event related to Moldova and/or Romania. Relevant events have been highlighted with a Moldovan 🇲🇩 and/or Romanian 🇷🇴 flag. (Please note that some browsers are unable to display these flags and you will see the abbreviations MD or RO instead. In that case, try using a smartphone to view this page.)

Note that you can also use the Google calendar embedded below to import events directly into your own calendar.

Pro tip: to view all the videos for any given session on a single page, simply add the session number to For example, to watch all the video presentations for session 7 on one page (and register to participate in that session), go to This will only work if you are registered and logged in.