Confronting Traumatic Pasts
Speakers for our 2016/17 Sadler Seminar Series include Jacqueline Rose, Astrid Erll, Ann Rigney and Chiara de Cesari.
Virtual Holocaust Memory
Matthew Boswell has been awarded an AHRC Leadership Fellowship to explore Holocaust memory in the digital age.
Our major touring exhibition, ‘Germany’s Confrontation with the Holocaust in a Global Context’, has been on display in venues across Europe, North America and Africa.
Recent Blog Posts
We are delighted to be co-organising two events at the Johannesburg Holocaust and Genocide Centre (JHGC) on 14-15 June. Exploring the theme of ‘life narratives and human rights’, both events will feature the acclaimed South African writer and journalist Mark Gevisser, author of Lost And Found in Johannesburg: A Memoir, and Thabo Mbeki: The Dream Deferred, […]Read More...
Congratulations to Ryan Topper, a PhD student from the School of English who has just completed an extremely successful two month internship at the National Commission for the Fight Against Genocide (CNLG) in Rwanda. The CNLG’s mission is to prevent and fight against genocide, its ideology and denial, and overcome its consequences. To do so, the […]Read More...
Congratulations to Hermione Oldham and Mia Frank for winning the first Cultural Institute Short Film Prize for a film that drew on Dr Matthew Boswell Virtual Holocaust Memory research project. Click on the still below to view their winning entry. At an award ceremony on Monday 24 April, Hermione and Mia gave the following talk about the […]Read More...