Stanislav Holubec received his PhD in sociology and in social history and habilitation in modern social history (doc.) at the Charles University Prague. From 2010 to 2016 he was a researcher at Imre Kertész Kolleg, Friedrich Schiller University in Jena (Germany). Since 2018 he is a researcher at the Czech Academy of Sciences. His most recent monograph in Czech is We are not yet out of woods (2015). He recently edited the monograph Historical Memory of Central and East European Communism (2018). He deals with the Czech post-communist discourses on Otherness and historical memory. To his research interests belong social history, history of the left and historical memory.