November 10th, 2021 by Martin Sugarman
Archivist Martin Sugarman has helped to uncover the story of Austrian-Jew Kurt Goldschlager, who fought with the British Army in Europe, and was originally buried as a Catholic in an unmarked grave. Now, his headstone has been reconsecrated.
November 3rd, 2021 by Helen Lewandowski
We are pleased to announce that in November 2021 the Library will be launching a new online Refugee Map resource. Supported by Arts Council England funding, this new digital resource will highlight the Library’s rich collections of Family Papers, making our archival material related to refugee stories more accessible.
September 30th, 2021 by Dr Roland Clark
Dr Roland Clark writes about curating the Library’s new exhibition which explores the allure of radicalism.
September 13th, 2021 by Dr Barbara Warnock
The Library is hosting a one-day conference exploring the position of the radical right around the world today.
September 10th, 2021 by Roxzann Moore
In February 2021, The Wiener Holocaust Library began a one-year project to digitise and produce metadata for our entire rare and diverse collection of Tarnschriften (disguised anti-Nazi resistance pamphlets), as well as a small cross-section of the Library’s wider pamphlet collection.
August 6th, 2021 by Leah Sidebotham
In this two-day event series we invite those interested in the history of the Second World War, the Holocaust and its aftermath to participate and reflect on the legacies of confronting difficult histories, both on the personal and broader, historical level.
August 2nd, 2021 by René Cassin and The Wiener Holocaust Library
A joint statement for Roma and Sinti Genocide Memorial Day (2 August 2021) by René Cassin and The Wiener Holocaust Library.
August 2nd, 2021 by Dr Barbara Warnock
Senior Curator, Dr Barbara Warnock, explores the subjects that the German-Jewish artist, Gerty Simon, photographed in her London studio.
July 26th, 2021 by Dr Christine Schmidt & Professor Dan Stone
Exhibition co-curators, Dr Christine Schmidt and Professor Dan Stone, examine the case of Karl Franz, a German Sinto man who likely died on a death march in the last days of the Second World War.
July 26th, 2021 by Marius Turda
Professor Marius Turda introduces the Library’s upcoming temporary exhibition which will explore the history and the legacies of the global eugenics movement.