PODCAST. Barbara Warnock and Elise Bath: Persecution of Roma and Sinti in the Nazi era and after

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June 24, 2022
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Eastern Europe History / Studies, European History / Studies, Holocaust, Genocide, and Memory Studies, German History / Studies

In this episode, Barbara Warnock, Senior Curator and Head of Education at The Wiener Holocaust Library, and Elise Bath, the Library’s International Tracing Service (ITS) Archive Team Manager, discuss the marginalization and persecution of Roma and Sinti people before and during the Nazi period. Informed by archival resources held by the Library, including the first comprehensive research project conducted on the genocide against the Roma, and materials from the ITS Digital Archive, they also discuss the continued marginalization of Roma and Sinti people in the post-war era.

"Eastern Europe's Minorities in a Century of Change", a podcast series on the history of minorities and minority experiences in twentieth-century Central and Eastern Europe prepared by the BASEES Study Group for Minority History to mark the Institute for Historical Research’s centenary. The co-conveners of the Study Group are Olena Palko (Birkbeck) and Samuel Foster (University of East Anglia)



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