Beyond camps and forced labour: current international research on survivors of Nazi persecution
Sixth international multidisciplinary conference, to be held at Birkbeck, University of London, and Wiener Library, London, 10-12 January 2018
In memory of David Cesarani.
This conference is planned as a follow-up to the five successful conferences, which took place at Imperial War Museum London in 2003, 2006, 2009, 2012 and 2015. It will continue to build on areas previously investigated, and also open up new fields of academic enquiry.
Call for Proposals: Third Conference of the Arab Council for the Social Sciences: “State, Sovereignty and Social Space in the Arab Region: Emerging Historical and Theoretical Approaches”, Beirut, 10-12 March 2017.
POSTED TO H-HOLOCAUST and H-ANTISEMITISM
Submitted by Goldie Morgentaler
Life in the aftermath – Displaced Persons, Displaced Children and Child Survivors on the move
New approaches in education and research
30 May – 1 June 2016
Max Mannheimer Studienzentrum (MMSZ), Dachau, Germany
Joint event organised by Max Mannheimer Studienzentrum (MMSZ), Dachau, Germany
International Tracing Service (ITS), Bad Arolsen, Germany
As the director of the International Tracing Service or ITS in Bad Arolsen, Germany, the institution with the most records of the DPs themselves as well as of the agencies (UNRRA and IRO) in charge of what was then called the "care and maintenance" of Displaced Persons, I would like to support the concerns expressed by Atina Grossmann and Herbert Marcuse and further addressed by Abraham Peck about the misrepresentation of the Jewish DP experience by the journalist Eric Lichtblau.