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Georgiy Kasianov


    May 1, 2003

    Professional affiliation

    Political historian; Head of the Laboratory of International Memory Studies, Marie Curie-Sklodowska University, Lublin

    Wilson Center Projects

    Academia, Politics and Mass Consciousness: National Historiographies in Ukraine, Russia, and Belarus and the Post-Communist Decades (1991-2000s)

    Full Biography

    Georgiy Kasianov is a professor at Maria Curie-Skłodowska University, Lublin, Poland. He is a past scholar of the Kennan Institute (2003) and the Fulbright Program (1995, 2019). He specializes in the history of Ukraine in the 19th to 21st centuries. His most recent book is Memory Crash: Politics of History in and around Ukraine, 1980s–2010s (Budapest, Hungary: CEU Press, 2022).

    Previous Terms

    Former Short-term Scholar, Kennan Institute