Loading Events

« All Events

  • This event has passed.

Second Annual Alfred Wiener Holocaust Memorial Lecture: Holocaust History Under Siege

November 17, 2021 @ 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm

destruction of Warsaw Ghetto

Destruction of a housing block in the Warsaw Ghetto during the 1943 uprising. US National Archives and Records Administration.

For the second Annual Alfred Wiener Holocaust Memorial Lecture, Professor Jan Grabowski will discuss how scholars of the Holocaust find themselves confronted with the hostile reactions of various states pursuing the policies of Holocaust distortion. This situation has acquired particular importance and urgency in Poland, where the authorities have introduced a series of measures intended to freeze academic debate, hinder independent research and intimidate scholars whose writings are perceived as opposed to the official, state-approved historical narrative.

This lecture is presented in partnership with the Holocaust and Genocide Research Partnership between The Wiener Holocaust Library and the Holocaust Research Institute, Royal Holloway.

Registration and tickets:

We are live-streaming all our lectures in 2021-22. To watch lectures live online, please register using the button below. The registration process is simple, free, and only requires an email address.. Register for online lecture.

Tickets for in-person attendance at this event are available now, please book using the button below. Read more about ticketing and Covid safety here. Book in-person tickets.

 

Details

Date:
November 17, 2021
Time:
6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Event Category:

Venue

Museum of London
150 London Wall
London, EC2Y 5HN United Kingdom
+ Google Map
Phone:
0207 001 9844
View Venue Website

We need your support more than ever. Help us preserve the truth.

We are an independent charity dependent on your support. We need to raise over a quarter of a million pounds each year for our work to continue and this is only possible with your help.

With your support we can continue to;

  • Be a world leading Holocaust archive
  • Offer a vital learning resource to oppose anti-Semitism and other forms of prejudice.
  • Reach out to our worldwide audience of over two million people
  • Preserve our archive for future generations so they can learn the lessons of the past
  • Provide a free program of public events and exhibitions

Support the Library

Black and white photograph of three girls sitting and reading

 

Add Your Comment

Your email is never published nor shared. Required fields are marked *

Heritage Fund The Association of Jewish Refugees Federal Foreign Office
Donate Donate