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Events for the 2014-2015 Academic Year


Fall 2014

The Miller Center for Holocaust Studies, Department of German & Russian, and the Department of Anthropology present:

A Lecture by Reinhart Koessler, Director, Arnold Bergstraesser Institute, University of Freiburg

Thursday, November 13, 2014, 4:00 PM, John Dewey Lounge, Old Mill 325


Spring 2015

Monday, March 09, 2015, 7:00 PM, Waterman Memorial Lounge (Room 338)


On the Margins of the Holocaust: Hunting Down the Jews in Poland

Jan Grabowski, University of Ottawa


The Seventh Miller Symposium

April 18-19, 2015

Saturday, April 18, 2015
8:00 PM - 10:00 PM
University of Vermont Waterman Building, Memorial Lounge, Room 338

Sunday, April 19, 2015
9:00 AM - 6:00 PM
University of Vermont Waterman Building, Memorial Lounge, Room 338

Responses in the Middle East to National Socialism and the Holocaust, 1933-1945

Contemporary Reactions in the Middle East to Nazism and the Holocaust: Scholarship and the "War of Narratives"
Gilbert Achcar, School of Oriental and African Studies, University of London

Get out of Mosul, Hajj Amin: Iraqi Elites, Iraqi Jews, and Nazism
Orit Bashkin, University of Chicago

Demon and Heretic: Intellectual Representations of Hitler and Nazism in the Egyptian Public Sphere, 1938-1945”
Israel Gershoni, Tel Aviv University

Rescue or Rejection: Facts and Myths about Turkey and the Holocaust
Corry Guttstadt, University of Hamburg

Defining the Nation and its Other: Discussing Nazi Ideology in Syria and Lebanon during the 1930s
Götz Nordbruch, Georg Eckert Institut-Leibnitz Institut, Braunschweig

The Persecution of the Jews in Germany in Egyptian and Palestinian Public Discourses: A Comparative Perspective
Esther Webman, Tel Aviv University


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