Dr. Wladimir Fischer-Nebmaier is Senior Researcher at the Institute for Modern and Contemporary History (INZ) of the Austrian Academy of Sciences. He studied Southslav Literatures and Languages, and History at the University of Vienna, Austria.

Wladimir has carried out research on communication and  self/representations of the Balkan ruling classes, Socialist literary politics, Balkan popular cultures, Balkan nationalisms, stereotypes, language and social identity, and the socio-cultural impact of migration in Central Europe and North America. He teaches History at Vienna University.

He is currently working on (digitally) editing the protocols of the Austrian government 1914-1918 and on a book on media and mobility in/between Austro-Hungarian and American Cities in the long 19th century.

Other Publications

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Upcoming Talks and Conferences

(18.10.2019) “Follow the Actor: Kirchenmatriken als Quellen für die Erforschung historischer (Migrations-) Netzwerke”. At: Biographien, Netzwerke und Mobilität. Vom 19. Jahrhundert bis in die digitale Gegenwart (INZ, Österreichischen Akademie der Wissenschaften (ÖAW)), Wien/AUSTRIA.

(21.11.2019) with Kurz, Stephan: “Event-based Modelling of a Major Historical Government Source: Ministerratsprotokolle 1848-1918”. Presentation at: 7th Interational Conference “Knowledge in the Digital Age” (INFuture 2019) (Department of Information and Communication Sciences Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences, University of Zagreb Croatia), Zagreb/CROATIA

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