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Program

Mar 20, 2019 12:00 AM - May 31, 2019 12:00 AM

Digital Exhibition “Czechoslovakia 1918 &1968”

A digital exhibition “Czechoslovakia 1918 &1968”, which was presented for the first time in Korea in the Czech Centre Seoul at the end of last year, is continuing at the Department of Czech and Slovak Studies, Hankuk University of Foreign Studies in Yongin. The exhibition is a more extensive version of a panel exhibition “Czechoslovakia 1918 &1968”. During the upcoming spring semester the students of Czech Studies is having an good opportunity to become familiar with the foundation of Czechoslovakia and the period of 1960s through extensive texts, many photographs and short videos. The exhibition was made by Czech Centres and the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the Czech Republic on the occasion of the 100th anniversary of the foundation of Czechoslovakia and the 50th anniversary of the Prague Spring and the following Warsaw Pact invasion of Czechoslovakia.

The part „1918“ focusing on the establishment of Czechoslovakia and the most significant politicians, who contributed to the establishment of a new state, offers a brief and approachable overview of the Czechoslovakian society, culture, trade, industry and diplomatic relationships  during the period of the First Czechoslovak Republic (1918-1938).

The second part „1968“ deals with the Prague Spring and the following Warsaw Pact invasion of Czechoslovakia. The goal of the exhibition is to provide a general overview of the Czechoslovakia at that time by setting it in an international and historical context. Besides the development preceding and following the Prague Spring and the Warsaw Pact invasion, the exhibition engages in Czechoslovakian culture, art and society in 1960s.

 

Venue:
Korejská univerzita cizích jazyků v Jonginu
Date

From: Mar 20, 2019 12:00 AM
To: May 31, 2019 12:00 AM

Organizer:

Czech Center is a coorganizer of the event


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