Claire Andrieu, Tombés du ciel. Le sort des pilotes abattus en Europe, 1939-1945.

Fallen from the sky. The fate of pilots shot down in Europe, 1939-1945.

Conference-debate in French with guest Claire Andrieu (Sciences Po, Paris) An interview conducted...
Illustration : affiche de recrutement 'Il crée de la richesse' conçue par André Linglet, ca 1950 (Archives du musée de la mine de Beringen)

The energy crisis: a sense of 'déjà vu'?

Conference-debate in Dutch with guest Guy Coppieters (State Archives). An interview by Dirk Luyten...
Cinema Capitole in Gent, photo no 5937, copyrights CegeSoma/State Archives

Media and cultural life in occupied Western Europe (1940-1945)

Press, radio, cinema, literature, theatre, spectacles… In German-occupied...


Review of study day 'Young Historians' - Promotions of 2020- 2021

On 5 and 6 May 2022, over thirty recently graduated students from all...


Resistance in Flanders (2022 - )

“French-speaking Belgium resisted, Flanders collaborated”. This tenacious...


The Resistance: New research tools, new approaches

The CegeSoma/State Archives and the State Archives in Liège are pleased to...


The SNCB/NMBS and deportations during WWII (2022 - 2023 )

At the request of the Belgian government, the Study and Documentation Centre...

Illustration: Werner Hilgemann, Atlas zur Deutschen Zeitgeschichte 1918-1968, München Zürich, Piper, 1984, p. 144.

Ukraine : Clash of nationalisms during two world wars

Conference-debate (in French) with Alain Colignon (CegeSoma/State Archives) as guest speaker A...

Military justice and executions in the context of post-World War II repression in Belgium: the results of the Postwarex research project

After World War II, 242 people who were sentenced to death by military...


Which future for the Journal of Belgian History?

In spring 2012 was published the first issue of the new Journal of Belgian...


The Resistance in Belgium during the Second World War

CegeSoma is pleased to invite you on 25 April to a study day about the Resistance in Belgium...

Les barbelés de la vengeance? Les prisonniers allemands en Belgique.

Les prisonniers de guerre allemands en Belgique après la Seconde Guerre mondiale (German war prisoners in Belgium after the Second World War)

Conference-debate ( in French ) with guest Pierre Muller ( War Heritage Institute )...
Fighting Hunger, Dealing with Shortage. Everyday Life under Occupation in World War II: A Source Edition

Shortage and hunger in occupied Europe

World War II and the resulting occupation by Nazi Germany are inextricably...


Les transmissions. La guerre en héritage. (TheTransmissions. The Legacy of War). ( 2020-2021)

In 2017 the research project ' Transmemo ' on...


Trains and the Holocaust. From a Symbol of Progress to a Genocidal Tool.

On 26 April 2022, Europalia organizes the conference " Trains and the...


Interférences : Radios, collaborations et répressions en Belgique (1939-1949)

Conference-debate (in French) with Céline Rase (UNamur) as guest speaker. A discussion led by Jean-...