diplomat, former Dutch ambassador to Romania

Coen Stork

Coen Stork was Dutch Embassador in Pretoria, Havana and Bucharest. He personally experienced the Romanian Revolution of December 1989, which led to the fall of Ceauşescu’s regime. In 2000, he initiated the foundation of an institute – the Romanian Institute for Recent History (IRIR) – dedicated to historical investigation into the fifty years of dictatorship in Romania, starting in 1938, and into the period after.

Published in

Journal Nexus
2010 or Earlier

Nexus 8

Speaker at

The Atomium


Part I. The Politics of Amnesia

The Legacy of the Twentieth Century

21 May 1996 10.00 - 20.00 Tilburg University