Research

Alexandra Bandl

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PhD Candidate

bandl(at)dubnow.de
Phone: +49 341 21735-78

Working at the Dubnow Institute as a PhD Candidate since June 2022.

Studied history and Hispanic studies for higher secondary school teachers at the Leipzig University and completed her state examination in January 2022. Subject of her thesis: »The show trial of László Rajk against the background of ethnic Homogenization in the Hungarian People's Republic.« Research stays in Budapest and Buenos Aires.

Dissertation Project

The Failed Anti-Zionist Show Trial of Gábor Péter in 1953 in Hungary (working title)

 

Research Interests

Hungarian-Jewish history (19th-20th centuries)
History of communism in Hungary

 

Publications

Essays and Articles

Konkurrierende Erinnerungen. Das Gedenken an die Shoah und der Entkolonialisierungsdiskurs in Frankreich, in: Jörg Ganzenmüller (ed.): Jüdisches Leben in Deutschland und Europa nach der Shoah. Neubeginn – Konsolidierung – Ausgrenzung, Köln 2020, 217–236 (together with Sebastian Voigt).

Der Farhud: Der Anfang vom Ende einer zweitausendjährigen Geschichte. Zum Exodus der Juden aus dem Irak, in: sans phrase. Zeitschrift für Ideologiekritik 20 (2022), 53–6