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Lennonś Wall in Prague. Informal youth gathering on Kampa. 1980-1989

Autor Mgr. Petr Blažek
Organisation Ústav pro soudobé dějiny AV ČR
Year 2003
Research type research report
Annotation The research focuses on analysis of informal youth gathering on Kampa in 1980-1989 at Lennonś Wall in Prague. The historical event is described from different points of view. Historical study draws primary data from archive sources (key documents from "samizdat" and documents of a communist regime provenance). Analysis of these primary data enables a critical view on examined events. The research also employs methods of oral history, there is a set of twelve structured interviews with participants of the gathering. Apart from an anthropological introduction, the text contains a voluminous illustration supplement.
Keywords modern history; Eastern Europe; peace movement; human rights; rock music; protest movement; normalization; public space
Research type unrepeated research
Start date 1. 1. 2003
End date 31. 12. 2003
Obor AB History
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Research location Ústav pro soudobé dějiny AV ČR, Vlašská 9, Praha 1 11840
Organisation Ústav pro soudobé dějiny AV ČR
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Registry administrator Ministry of Education, Youth and Sports
Operator National Institute for Further Education
In cooperation Czech Council of Children and Youth
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