Op dinsdag 28 juni 2022 presenteerde de grondlegger van de Aufa­čĺ» de resultaten van de afgelopen drie jaar post-Centenaire onderzoek. Het baanbrekende beeldmateriaal bij deze presentatie werd door de commissiemedewerkers in eigen beheer vervaardigd.

Es brauchte das Zentenarium und hundert Jahre, bevor nichtwei├čen Opfern des Gro├čen Krieges ein ordentliches Denkmal neben dem der nichtschwarzen US-Kameraden gesetzt wurde. Unsere Kommission verfolgte ├╝ber das Jahr 2021 die Entwicklungen im US-Bundesstaat.

In Genf beginnt die wortw├Ârtlich internationalisierte Verwaltung der ├╝berseeischen Gebiete Deutschlands. Wie im Pariser Winter von 1919 ├╝bernehmen die britischen Vertreter plus die Funktion├Ąre, die aus der ├╝berraschenden Erscheinung einer British Empire Delegation (Britischen Reichsdelegation) hervorgegangen sind, nach wie vor die Hauptrolle in...

Histocamp

17-09-2021

Sunday September 12, histocamp's opening evening, the second-to-none transnational team of Verena, Sabrina, Annette and me won the exhilarating histo-quiz. It coincides with a similar concept of ours: developing a bilingual centenary-quiz.

Why has the centenary of Erzberger's violent death only been commemorated within national boundaries so far? Wouldn't it be helpful for many others in Europe and beyond to share Germany's "Erzberger Year 2021" culture of memory? At the initial events earlier this year, the Aufa100 founder seemed to appear as the only non-German participant.

Out of the war-unleashing core of the 33 signatory states, including five British colonies, at the final day of the Paris Conference on June 28, 1919, the state of war lasted shortest for the 1917 accessed United States of America?

A hundred years ago, this was the first day that saw Austrian-born Adolf Hitler as a leader. Aged 32, the lead of the Nationalist Socialist German Workers' Party (NSDAP) was taken up by this Westfront veteran. His leadership career would not end before the final, subterraneous stage of his life in the F├╝hrerbunker, 24 years later on in Berlin....

"The truce is a significant event in the Decade of Commemorations. Reflecting on the truce, which was agreed 100 years ago, it is appropriate to recall how the people in the streets of villages, towns and cities hoped and prayed for peace," Irish President Michael D Higgins is quoted by the Irish Times.

      Above, it says in Dutch: older blog. Don't miss it!


      Below: Aufa100's academic prehistory, Centenaire 2018 and 2019 lectures held by our founder.