Kateřina Králová

KralovaKateřina Králová is an Assistant Professor in Contemporary History and the Vice-Dean for International Relations (2010-2015) at the Faculty of Social Sciences, Charles University in Prague. In her research she focuses on reconciliation with the Nazi past, post-conflict societies, memory and oral history as regards the Holocaust, Greek Civil War and post-war reconstruction particularly in Greece. She completed her master studies in Marburg, Germany (2002) and Ph.D. in Prague (2010) with a thesis on Greek-German relations published in 2012 in Czech Republic and in Greece. A German translation is in progress. During her academic career she obtained several prestigious scholarships including the IKY at the UOM (Greece), the DAAD at the Heinrich Heine University (Germany), the Fulbright Fellowship at the Yale University (USA) and the USHMM Fellowship for 2015. She widely published on the topics of her research in Czech, Greek, German and English.

Selective List of Publications:

  • “The ‘Holocausts’ in Greece: victim competition in the context of postwar compensation for Nazi persecution.” Holocaust Studies, Routledge: Taylor & Francis Group (2016): 1-27.
  • Králová, Kateřina and Hana Kubátová (eds.). Návraty: Poválečná rekonstrukce židovských komunit v zemích středovýchodní, jihovýchodní a východní Evropy [Coming Back. The Post-war Reconstruction of Jewish Communities in the CE-, SE- and Eastern Europe]. Prague: Karolinum, 2016, 385 p.
  • Das Vermächtnis der Besatzung: Deutsch-griechische Beziehungen seit 1940. Köln: Böhlau, 2016, 283 p. 4. “In the Shadow of the Nazi Past: Post-War Reconstruction and the Claims of the Jewish Community in Salonika.” European History Quarterly. 46.2 (2016): 262-290.
  • Králová, Kateřina, Jiří Kocian and Kamil Pikal. Minderheiten im sozialistischen Jugoslawien. Brüderlichkeit und Eigenheit. Frankfurt am Main: Peter Lang Vlg. 2016, 418 p.
  • Králová, Kateřina and Tsivos, Konstantinos. Stegnosan ta dakrya mas. Ellines prosfyges stin Tsechoslovakia. [Our tears dried up: Greek refugees in Czechoslovakia] Athina: Alexandria, 2015, 384 p.
  • Kateřina Králová and Nikola Karasová. “Reparationsforderungen: Umfang, Rechtsfragen, politische Rahmenbedingungen”, in: Ulf-Dieter Klemm, Wolfgang Schultheiß (Hg.), Die Krise in Griechenland. Ursprünge, Verlauf, Folgen (Bonn: BPB,2015) – Schriftenreihe (Bd. 1608), pp. 299-325.
  • Sti skia tis Katochis: Oi ellinogermanikes scheseis tin periodo 1941-2010 [In the Shadow of Occupation: GreekGerman Relations, 1941-2010] Athina: Alexandria, 2013, 402 p.
  • Králová, Kateřina, Tsivos, Kostas et al. Vyschly nám slzy… Řečtí uprchlíci v Československu. [We Have No Tears Left to Cry… Greek Refugees in Czechoslovakia]. Praha: Dokořán, 2012, 334 p.
  • Nesplacená minulost. Řecko německé vztahy ve stínu nacismu. [Unsettled Past. Greek-German Relations in the Shadow of Nazi Occupation.] Praha: Karolinum, 2012, 284 p.