In the interval 12-14 July 2007, the Institute for the Investigation of Communist Crimes in Romania organised the international symposium Forms of Repression within Communist Regimes in Făgăraş – Sâmbăta de Sus, Braşov County. The IICCR’s co-partners in the event were the “Negru Vodă” Cultural Foundation of Făgăraş, the “Brâncoveanu” Monastery of Sâmbăta de Sus, the University of Arts in Bucharest and the “Mozaic” Cultural Association of Cluj-Napoca.

The main themes approached within the Symposium were centered on

  • the resistance movement against the communist take-over
  • forms of repression within communist regimes
  • the museum valuation of the history of communist regimes

Official Programme of the Symposium