Category Archives: Europe

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Medieval Transylvania Cemetery Excavations

The Jucu de Sus medieval cemetery excavations, Cluj, Transylvania Transylvania Bioarchaeology is a registered non-profit organisation dedicated to investigating the bioarchaeology of the Transylvania region…

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Recovering the Jewish Past in Modern Spain

A review of Recovering Jewish Spain: Politics, Historiography and Institutionalization of the Jewish Past in Spain (1845–1935), by Michal Rose Friedman Michal Friedman’s Recovering Jewish…

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Experiences of Aging in Post-Socialist Poland

A review of Personhood in Places: Aging, Memory, and Relatedness in Postsocialist Poland by Jessica Choate Robbins In both media discourses and quotidian conversations, aging…

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A Review of Archives in Hungary

I have been researching the history of Hungarian motoring for the past 22 years and have visited dozens of archives in Hungary and abroad. In…

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Patronage and Music Composition in France

A review of Toward a Theory of Patronage: Funding for Music Composition in France, 1918–1939, by Louis Epstein. Louis Epstein’s dissertation, “Toward a Theory of…