Events

See what’s coming up at the library, or you may be interested in past events.

Virtual Archive Launch: Third Reich Testimonies

The virtual launch of a major new collection of nearly 300 filmed interviews with 'Third Reich' contemporaries, which enhances our understanding of everyday life in Nazi Germany and Nazi-occupied Europe, and of post-war reflections on responsibility, complicity, and justice, of ‘ordinary’ people who were implicated in, witnesses to, or on the periphery of war and genocide.

Virtual Panel: The Problems of Genocide

To celebrate the recent publication of 'The Problems of Genocide', the Library will be hosting a virtual panel to explore the themes outlined and considered in this major new work. Speakers include author Dirk Moses and guest speaker Christine Achinger. The event will be chaired by Professor Philippe Sands.

Book Talk: The Dressmakers of Auschwitz

The Wiener Holocaust Library The Wiener Holocaust Library, London, London

'The Dressmakers of Auschwitz' exposes the greed, cruelty and hypocrisy of the Third Reich and offers a fresh look at a little-known chapter of the Second World War and the Holocaust. Author Lucy Adlington in conversation with Imogen Dalziel.

Being Human 2021 – Fate Unknown: The Search for the Missing after the Holocaust

The Linen Hall Library 17 Donegall Square North, Belfast, Northern Ireland

This event will explore the history of the ITS archive and what it reveals about the Second World War helps provide context for research, both family and academic, within the archive itself. The discussion will include themes raised by the exhibition, including war, migration, rupture, survival and victimhood.

Being Human 2021 – Recovering the Personal in Difficult Histories: A Family Research Workshop

The Linen Hall Library 17 Donegall Square North, Belfast, Northern Ireland

Learn how to take the first steps in conducting your own family research using the International Tracing Service archive of the Linen Hall Library’s resources. This workshop will provide a demonstration of the ITS archive and a skills workshop as well as the opportunity for short, one-on-one consultations with the panellists.

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

Museum of London 150 London WallLondon,

Tickets (both in-person and virtual) are available for the second annual Alfred Wiener Holocaust Memorial Lecture at the Museum of London. 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.

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