Current and upcoming exhibitions
In this virtual lecture, Sophie Fetthauer will present her recently published monograph exploring the experiences of the musicians who fled Nazi persecution in Germany and Austria to Shanghai from 1938 to 1949.
The virtual launch of a major new collection of nearly 300 filmed interviews with 'Third Reich' contemporaries, which enhances our understanding of everyday life in Nazi Germany and Nazi-occupied Europe, and of post-war reflections on responsibility, complicity, and justice, of ‘ordinary’ people who were implicated in, witnesses to, or on the periphery of war and genocide.
To celebrate the recent publication of 'The Problems of Genocide', the Library will be hosting a virtual panel to explore the themes outlined and considered in this major new work. Speakers include author Dirk Moses and guest speaker Christine Achinger. The event will be chaired by Professor Philippe Sands.
'The Dressmakers of Auschwitz' exposes the greed, cruelty and hypocrisy of the Third Reich and offers a fresh look at a little-known chapter of the Second World War and the Holocaust. Author Lucy Adlington in conversation with Imogen Dalziel.
In this lecture, Dr Chris Millington will explore the origins and consequences of the violence, including the various fascist movements in French politics.