Main programme of November 2019


Conference with the participation of persons from the Institute of Contemporary History, the Academy of Sciences of the Czech Republic and the Institute for the Study of Totalitarian Regimes, evaluating the history of history. Headed by the head of the ÚSD prof. PaedDr. Mgr. Miroslav Vanek, Ph.D. also "former student leader of 1989".


3) Launching of title "One hundred of student's r(E)volutions" after 30 years.

In the cultural premises of the Rock Café club in well known street in Prague named Národní třída will be a festive launching of another part of the book with title "One hundred of student's r(E)volutions". This book will be documenting the life of a large part of the former student activists during the November events and their further fates with the specific technique called "oral history".

4) Gala concert of the Czech Philharmonic Orchestra

In cooperation with the Czech Philharmonic orchestra, the Society 89 is preparing a concert of classical music in Rudolfinum. We will be able to look forward to compositions such as B. Martinů, D. Šostakovič and L. van Beethoven.

5) Conference: 30 years After - 30 years of Freedom

The Society 89 prepares the conference called "30 years After - 30 years of Freedom" in cooperation with the Václav Havel Library and the Charles University.

Participation in the conference was pledged by important international and domestic celebrities. The guests are not just among political and media-known personalities. Also addressed are personalities from academic communities, economic sphere, self-government, culture and civic activities from the Czech Republic and from abroad.

6) Open - happening on Wenceslav square

After a great success in 1999, all over we are planning to do happening of "retro" activities that will show us some of the specialties and absurdities of "socialist reality" typical before 1989.

7) Memorial