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Symposium: The Holocaust in Eastern Europe: Sources, Memory, Politics

March 16 @ 9:30 am - 5:00 pm

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Professor Antony Polonsky

This symposium, in honour of Professor Antony Polonsky on the occasion of his 80th birthday, brings together established and junior scholars researching the Holocaust in Eastern Europe. Thematically focused on Sources, Memory and Politics, the symposium offers a timely overview of the state of knowledge.

The full program can be viewed here.

Organisers: The Institute for Polish-Jewish Studies in co-operation with the Department of Hebrew and Jewish Studies (UCL) and The Wiener Holocaust Library.

The Littman Library of Jewish Civilization is offering a 30% discount on Professor Polonsky’s books and volumes of Polin here.

Event guidelines

1. The Library will send you a Zoom link and joining instructions via email before the event. Please do check your junk folders.

2. Please try and join 5 minutes before the event start time (9.25) and we will let you into the room (do try and bear with us if this takes a few minutes).

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Date:
March 16
Time:
9:30 am - 5:00 pm

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