Photo: Robert Goddyn
Romania, 1951
political theorist

Vladimir Tismaneanu

Vladimir Tismaneanu is Professor of Political Science at the University of Maryland, where he is also director of the University’s Center for the Study of Post-Communist Societies. He has been President of the Scientific Council of the Institute for the Investigation of Communist Crimes in Romania since 2010. Tismaneanu was editor of the journal East European Politics and Societies and wrote numerous essays and books, among which Fantasies of Salvation: Nationalism, Democracy, and Myth in Post-Communist Europe (1998), Stalinism for All Seasons: A Political History of Romanian Communism (2003) and The Devil in History (2012) stand out.

Published in

Journal Nexus

Nexus 79

Brief aan mijn leraar
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Nexus 67

School der beschaving
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Nexus 53

Het lot van de waarheid
Journal Nexus

Nexus 50. Europees humanisme in fragmenten

Grammatica van een ongesproken taal
Journal Nexus
2010 or Earlier

Nexus 40

Europa realiseren

Speaker at


Nexus Conference 2008

Identity Please!

14 June 2008 09.30 - 18.00 Passenger Terminal, Amsterdam


The Idea of Europe

Past, Present and Future

2 October 2004 09.30 - 20.00 Palac Prymasowski, Warschau