Koen Smilde (1985) studied history in Rotterdam, Vienna and Amsterdam. His research focus is on totalitarian ideologies and how European societies try to come to terms with this past. As a freelance historian he worked as researcher and copywriter for various museums and memory institutions. Koen is involved as an editor in the crowdsourced NIOD project 'Adopt a diary'.
Editor 'Adopteer een dagboek' ('Adopt a diary')