a memorial for all wars: the Polynational War Memorial
News Archive: Editorials

This page lists all editorials that have been published for this project.

Learning by numbers
by: Jon Brunberg | 2016-07-31 23:19:26

This summer's quite comprehensive refurbishing of this website is drawing to a close.

War Database Update Log 2016
by: Jon Brunberg | 2016-03-27 14:47:50

I’m happy to be able to announce that the long overdue update of the war database has begun.

A late new year’s chronicle
by: Jon Brunberg | 2015-02-17 15:12:40

A look in the rear mirror on the events and developments of the Polynational War Memorial in 2014.

Lest we forget. But who?
by: Jon Brunberg | 2014-11-09 13:19:47

Update Season 2014: Log
by: Jon Brunberg | 2014-08-02 18:14:57

The annual update of the war database is now underway. Many articles are ”stubs” as they call it over at Wikipedia: they need more information.

Spring Cleaning!
by: Jon Brunberg | 2014-03-22 01:17:26

It’s spring here in Stockholm, finally, and thus time to polish the silverware and sweep out the dustballs. Over the last couple of weeks you may have noticed a few changes.

Setbacks and improvements in 2013
by: Jon Brunberg | 2013-12-28 19:47:36

A short chronicle of the Polynational War Memorial in 2013.

Notes on the List of Wars Since 1900
by: Jon Brunberg | 2013-12-08 19:06:24

Since the list of wars since 1900 was updated this August, it has been linked to numerous times and is at this moment the most visited page on this website.

Upgrades (and a note on conflict data)
by: Jon Brunberg | 2013-07-29 11:25:14

Next year I will celebrate the 10th anniversary for this project – and this website.

New Year’s Wishes!
by: Jon Brunberg | 2012-12-30 15:49:42

Introducing the war memorial Google Map
by: Jon Brunberg | 2010-10-14 14:08:30

New series: Memorialization at the D-Day beaches
by: Jon Brunberg | 2009-08-31 01:00:00

Entering phase #2
by: Jon Brunberg | 2009-08-15 01:00:00

These are indeed exiting times for the Polynational War Memorial project, which is now moving into a period where phase #2 overlaps with phase #3.

Editorial No 7: New Articles
by: Jon Brunberg | 2007-03-22 01:00:00

Two new articles have been published on this website, which bring focus to contemporary, foremost European, memorial projects and the future of symbolic places.

Editorial No 6: Design Phase 2
by: Jon Brunberg | 2006-12-29 01:00:00

When it is now time to sum up 2006, I must conclude that it was a very productive year for the project.

Entering the design phase!
by: Jon Brunberg | 2006-07-03 01:00:00

I'm proud to present the result of the first step in a series of architectonical designs that will eventually become a first proposal for a global Polynational War Memorial.

Editorial No 5
by: Jon Brunberg | 2006-02-03 01:00:00

This is the first editorial in quite a while, which doesn't mean that the project has been in a winter sleep.

The 60th anniversary of the end of WWII in Berlin
by: Jon Brunberg | 2005-05-22 01:00:00

Counts and Commemoration
by: Jon Brunberg | 2005-01-01 01:00:00


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1. Le Mémorial in Caen - Narratives of War and Peace | 2009-11-18
2. Holocaust Memorial: Architect Peter Eisenman, Berlin 2005 | 2005-09-21
3. The Memorial to Europe's Murdered Jews Open for the Public | 2005-05-12
4. Att räkna de dödade - Iraq Body Count | 2004-12-28
5. Nationsöverskridande minnesmonument i Irakkriget | 2004-12-28
6. More Images from The Memorial to Europe's Murdered Jews in Berlin | 2005-05-12
7. Divisions over Iraq war delay a soldier's tribute | 2004-12-13
8. The 60 th Anniversary of WWII in Berlin | 2005-05-06
9. Memorials are After All Only Symbolic Works of Art | 2005-05-22
10. Counting the Dead - The Iraq Body Count Project | 2004-12-28



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