Laureates 2014

Past - History & Memory

Krzysztof Czyzewski

Krzysztof Czyzewski

Mr. Krysztof Czyzewski is a renowned Polish publisher, writer and theater director, public intellectual and social activist.

Pierre Nora

Pierre Nora

Mr. Pierre Nora is public intellectual and publisher who helped establish the new historiographic interpretive category "Les lieux de mémoire" "Sites of Memory", a concept that lies at the heart of discussions about the intricate connections and oppositions between history, the public use of the past, and the huge centrality of memory in our media-saturated environment, between places (in a concrete and metaphorical sense), events, individual

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Saul Friedlander

Saul Friedlander

Prof. Saul Friedlander holds UCLA's 1939 Club Chair in Holocaust Studies. He is considered one of the world's premier historians in the field and the author of the definitive book.