Rhea Rieben

Doktorandin

Startstipendiatin

Eastern European History

Departement Geschichte
Hirschgässlein 21
4051 Basel
Büro 210
Tel.:+41 (0)61 207 46 86

rhea.rieben@unibas.ch

Project

Das Politische im Bauen von Hans Schmidt. Architektur und Städtebau im ‘Ost-West’-Spannungsverhältnis schweizerisch-sowjetischer Beziehungen der 1920er bis frühen 1970er Jahre.

Personal

Since october 2018 project assistant at the chair for Eastern European History

2017–2018 fellow at the BGSH

2014–2017 MA in Slavonic Studies and Eastern European History at the University of Basel and the HSE Moscow

Master thesis supervised by Prof. Dr. F. Benjamin Schenk about visual strategies of the Swiss Red Cross and Save the Childrens fund during the famine 1921–23 in Soviet Russia. "Die Hungersnot im Fokus. Die Bildstrategien des Schweizerischen Roten Kreuzes und des Schweizer Kinderhilfskomitees zur Hungersnot in Russland 1921–1923."

2009–2013 BA in Eastern-European Studies at the University of Basel

Research

  • Modern architecture (Russia, Switzerland) - Neues Bauen
  • History of Swiss-Russian relations
  • 'Antibolshevism' / Anticommunism in Switzerland
  • Russian history of the 19th and 20th century
  • Soviet history
  • Humanitarian photography

Memberships

Osteuropa-Forum Basel