Velikov, Iskren Valentinov
Born in 1984, Iskren Velikov spent only his early childhood during the period of socialism. His involvement with the theme of the socialist past began during his study of history at Sofia University "St. Kliment Ohridski", where he specialized in Contemporary History of the World. Since 2009 Velikov has worked as curator at the Rousse Regional Museum of History and has further developed his professional interest in the recent past. Velikov participates in field studies on everyday life during socialism and has publications on the recent past:
Velikov, Iskren. 2012. "Pamet i musika - shtrihi ot retseptsiite za 'zabrani' ot vremeto na sotsialisma" [Memory and Music – Strokes of the Receptions for “Prohibitions” from the Period of Socialism]. In: Izvestia na Regionalen istoricheski musey - Ruse [Proceedings of the Rousse Regional Museum of History], volume 16, Ruse, pp. 62-76.
Velikov, Iskren. 2013. TKZS 'Deveti Septemvri', village Beltsov - dialog mezhdu darzhava i sobstvenitsi (1950-1958)” [The “Ninth of September” Cooperative Farm in the Village of Beltsov – Dialogue Between the State and Landowners (1950-1958)]. In: Godishnik na Asotsiatsia 'Ongal' [Yearbook of the "Ongal" Association], volume 12, Sofia, pp. 47-63.
Velikov, Iskren. 2013. “Sluchayat 'Ana Ventura' i temata za geroichnata smart" [The “Ana Ventura” Case and the Issue of Heroic Death]. In: Koleva, Daniela (ed.), Smartta pri sotsialisma. Geroika i postgeroika [Death Under Socialism. Heroics and Post-heroics]. Sofia: Center for Advanced Studies, pp. 77-92.
Velikov, Iskren. "Znatsi na ekoprotestite v Ruse (1987-1991)” [Signs of the Ecological Protests in Rousse (1987-1991)]. Forthcoming.
Velikov, Iskren. "Albumat na TPK 'Solidarnost' - Ruse: modeli na visualno predstavyane" [The Album of the “Solidarnost” Labor Production Cooperative in Ruse: Models of Visual Presentation]. Forthcoming.
- Ruse, Rousse, Bulgaria