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CALL FOR PARTICIPANTS: Workshop on the History and Memory of National Socialist Camps and Extermination Sites: Practices of Memory and Knowledge Production


Call for Participants

22nd Workshop in Budapest: Practices of Memory and Knowledge Production

Place: Budapest, Hungary

Date: October 17 – October 22, 2017

Organizing team: Janine Fubel (Berlin, Germany), Christoph Gollasch (Berlin, Germany), Katja Grosse-Sommer (Amsterdam, The Netherlands), Borbála Klacsmann (Szeged/Budapest, Hungary), Olga Kulinchenko (Voronezh, Russian Federation), Denisa Nestakova (Bratislava, Slovakia), Mareike Otters (Oberhausen, Germany)

MARCH 17 1942

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Bełżec extermination camp opened in German occupied Poland, implementing Operation Reinhard, which  anhilated between 400,000 and 600,000 Jews by the time it closed in December 1942.

Little is known of the camp because of the very small number of survivors.