Dr.

Börries Kuzmany

boerries.kuzmany(at)oeaw.ac.at
+43-1-51581-7332
 

Börries Kuzmany was a research associate in the research unit History of the Habsburg Monarchy where he is leading the ERC project ‘Non-Territorial Autonomy as Minority Protection in Europe’.

Brief Biography


Börries Kuzmany studied history and Slavic studies in Vienna, Paris and Moscow. He received his PhD in 2008 in the framework of a joint doctoral degree (cotutelle) between the universities of Vienna and Paris Sorbonne. He was a post-doc fellow in the doctoral programme ‘Austrian Galicia and its multi-cultural heritage’ at the University of Vienna, Schrödinger fellow at the Central European University and APART fellow at the Institute of Modern and Contemporary History and the Institute for Human Sciences. In 2017, he won an ERC starting grant for research on the transfer of non-territorial forms of national self-administration.

Research Interests


Period: mid-18th to mid-20th centuries.
Area: Habsburg Monarchy, East (Central) Europe, especially Poland, Ukraine, Soviet Union.
Topics: nationalism studies, minorities, history of ideas, urban history, border studies, Jewish history, migration studies, cultural studies, comparative history.

Selected Publications


  • Brody. Eine galizische Grenzstadt im langen 19. Jahrhundert (Wien/Köln/Weimar, Böhlau, 2011). Englische Übersetzung: Brill 2017.
  • Aufnahmeland Österreich. Über den Umgang mit Massenflucht seit dem 18. Jahrhundert (Wien, Mandelbaum 2017). Zusammen mit R. Garstenauer
  • Habsburg Austria: Experiments in Non-territorial Autonomy. In: Ethnopolitics 15/1, 2016, 43–65.
  • Brody always on my mind. Mental mapping of a Jewish city. In: East European Jewish Affairs 43/2, 2013, 162–188.
  • Center and Periphery at the Austrian-Russian Border: The Galician Border Town of Brody in the Long Nineteenth Century. In: Austrian History Yearbook 42, 2011, 67–88.
  • Getrennt und doch verbunden. Grenzstädte zwischen Österreich und Russland 1772–1918 (Wien/Köln/Weimar, Böhlau, 2011). Zusammen mit P. Adelsgruber und L. Cohen.

Further Publications

Books

Books

Editions and Collections

Editions and Collections

Articles

Articles

Other Publications

Other Publications