What’s On

Current and upcoming exhibitions

This Fascist Life: Radical Right Movements in Interwar Europe

The Library's upcoming exhibition focuses on the experiences of rank-and-file members of fascist movements in the interwar period.

Refugee Stories: Selections from the Refugee Map

This reading room exhibit highlights five refugee stories and related archival material included on the Library’s new Refugee Map online resource.

Upcoming events

Virtual Event: The Holocaust in Public

The event will be moderated by Professor Shirli Gilbert (UCL, Academic Director of the Sir Martin Gilbert Learning Centre) and Dr Andy Pearce (Institute of Education, UCL). Offered in collaboration with the British Association for Holocaust Studies.

Holocaust Memorial Day 2022: Remembering the Day of Deportation

Join the Library to mark Holocaust Memorial Day 2022 with the Mayor of Camden Sabrina Francis and Dr Christoph Kreutzmüller.

Virtual Book Talk: The Third Reich’s Elite Schools with Helen Roche

In this lunchtime talk, Helen Roche will present some of her research regarding the first comprehensive history of the Third Reich's most prominent elite schools, the National Political Education Institutes (Napolas / NPEA).

Virtual Ernst Fraenkel Prize Lecture: Joanna Sliwa in conversation with Natalia Aleksiun

We are delighted to host Dr Joanna Sliwa in conversation with Professor Natalia Aleksiun in honour of Dr Sliwa’s joint award of the 2020 Ernst Fraenkel Prize. Dr Sliwa’s award-winning manuscript, Jewish Childhood in Kraków, is the first book to tell the history of Kraków in the Second World War through the lens of Jewish children’s experiences.

Virtual Book Launch: Living in Two Worlds: The Else Behrend and Siegfried Rosenfeld Diaries

In this virtual event, translator Deborah Langton will talk about her experience of working on this book, picking out key themes, people and places, as well as reading extracts from Else’s diaries while Steve Cooper, Else’s grandson, will read from Siegfried’s diaries.
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