Katja Wezel is a PhD-candidate at Ruprecht-Karls University Heidelberg, Germany. From 2005-2008 she was a fellow at the graduate research training group "Overcoming Dictatorships and Establishment of Civil Society in Europe." She is currently associate lecturer at the Department of Eastern European History. Her research interests include Baltic history, memory politics and transition from Communism.
Mārtiņš Kaprāns is a PhD-candidate at the Faculty of Social Sciences of the University of Latvia. His research interests include the memories of the Soviet past in Latvian public discourses today.
Iveta Kažoka is a policy analyst at the Latvian think-tank Centre for Public Policy PROVIDUS. Her areas of expertise include political party finance, corruption, legislative process, standards of good governance, and civic participation. She is frequently invited as an adviser to participate in the deliberations of parliamentary committees and various governmental agencies. Iveta has an MA in Law from the University of Latvia.