We record many of our talks at The Wiener Library. If you missed an event and would like to hear a recording, please contact the Learning department to see if a recording is available.
Britain’s attitude towards Academic Refugees
Thu 12 Dec 2013 1.00pm - 2.00pm
The talk will address the echoes and continuities - as well as the differences - between attitudes of Britain towards refugees academics in the 1930s and today and how little has changed, despite the...
Bringing the Dark to Light: Holocaust Memory in Post-Communist Europe
Fri 10 Jan 2014 1.00pm - 2.00pm
Dr Joanna Beata Michlic
In 1945, only a few grasped the extent of the destruction of East European Jews and their civilization and the implication of this loss for the region. Today, the Holocaust has become the European...
Labour and Race in Modern German History
Thu 27 Mar 2014 - Sat 29 Mar 2014 All day
Pears Institute for the study of Antisemitism in partnership with the Department of History, Classics and Archaeology, Birkbeck, University of London and the Wiener Library
‘Race’ and ‘labour’ describe two of the great mobilising forces which shaped Germany in the modern world. This conference seeks to explore their interaction in a wide range of...