David Engel, The Warsaw Ghetto Uprising after Seventy Years

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Date(s) - 19/03/2015
7:30 pm - 9:00 pm

H1.16 Ground Floor, Building H Monash Caulfield Campus


NONEDavid Engel is Greenberg Professor of Holocaust Studies, Professor and Chair of Hebrew and Judaic Studies, and Professor of History at New York University and a Senior Fellow of the Goldstein-Goren Diaspora Research Centre at Tel Aviv University.  The author of seven books and more than 70 scholarly articles on aspects of modern Jewish history, he is a member of the Academic Committee of the United States Holocaust Memorial Museum and an elected fellow of the American Academy of Jewish Research.

This will be the third and final lecture in the 3-part Don and Sonia Marejn 2015 lecture series titled The Holocaust in Changing Retrospect –  which will look at how new documentary discoveries can alter the way the Holocaust is understood.

In this lecture, Professor Engel will look at how the role played by the ghetto revolt in narratives of the Holocaust has changed over seven decades

Admission Free; No prior bookings taken