Martin Previšić is an assistant professor in the Department of History, Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences at the University of Zagreb in Croatia. His research and teaching interests focus on political history, the role of party institutions, the role of ideology in socialist Yugoslavia and the history of Communism in Europe. His PhD thesis entitled, “History of the Goli otok Cominformist prison camp 1949 – 1956” was completed in 2014 under the mentorship of Ivo Banac at the University of Zagreb. He was awarded a fellowship in Israel (Yad Vashem International School for Holocaust Studies – Seminar for Holocaust Studies for Educators from Croatia and Slovenia, Jerusalem 2015). In 2017, Previšić held guest lectures at the University of California, Berkeley, University of Illinois at Urbana–Campaign, University of Pittsburgh, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill and Furman University.