The article presents the results of a sociological study of the features of the representation of traumatic experience in various types of autobiographical narratives of Russian Germans in the Federal Republic of Germany. The study revealed the dependence of articulation of traumatic experience and cultural shock of Russian-speaking residents of Germany on the features of their autobiographical story. Explicit and indirect cases of the presence of trau-matic experiences and elements of cultural shock associated with the presence of breaks in autobiographical time were revealed. The conclusion about the key importance of the inter-nal structures of the community, the media environment and the institutions of the host society for the processes of constructing traumas of the cultural memory of Russian Germans was confirmed.
Key words: individual trauma, cultural trauma, migration, identity, autobiographical memory.статья-6-3-2018
Citation link: Linchenko A.A. Migration experience and personal memory traumas in the autobiographical narratives of the russian germans in federal republic of Germany: The experience of sociological study // Humanities researches of the Central Russia. – 2018. – № 3 (8). – P. 72-86.