Ela Rossmiller studies the interaction between historical narratives, politics, and law. Her dissertation analyzes legislative debates about rehabilitation and compensation programs for victims of political repression. She was recently awarded a fellowship from the Polish Ministry of Education's Bureau for Academic Recognition and International Exchange.
Harvard Graduate School of Education, MEd
University of Chicago, BA
Jagiellonian University, Diploma
Construction of state-sponsored memory regimes
following political transformations; Memory work; Historical justice; Political transformations in Central and Eastern Europe; Apology
diplomacy; Memory as an international export and tool for
nation-branding; Political discourse