16th–18th March – CANCELLED (until further notice) – Conference: Approaching the History of Internment: Reconsiderations of Wartime Britain and Beyond: Retrospective and contemporary examinations

We are sorry to announce that due to Covid-19 this event has been cancelled. This conference is being held to examine the policy of mass internment, introduced in the United Kingdom in May 1940, and the exceptional debate that was Continue reading 16th–18th March – CANCELLED (until further notice) – Conference: Approaching the History of Internment: Reconsiderations of Wartime Britain and Beyond: Retrospective and contemporary examinations

Tuesday 17th March – CANCELLED (until further notice) – Discussing the Holocaust with Subsequent Generations

We are sorry to announce that due to Covid-19 this event has been cancelled. We hope to reschedule both events at a later date. This Network discussion group meeting for members of the Second and Third Generations, looks at the subject of discussing the Holocaust with subsequent generations. Continue reading Tuesday 17th March – CANCELLED (until further notice) – Discussing the Holocaust with Subsequent Generations

Monday 2nd March – Fictionalising the Shoah (Jewish Book Week)

The Second Generation Network is sponsoring this evening event. ‘To write poetry after Auschwitz is barbaric.’ But despite Theodor Adorno’s dictum dramatising the Holocaust has become a trend, in both books and film. Should the Holocaust, the nadir of humanity, Continue reading Monday 2nd March – Fictionalising the Shoah (Jewish Book Week)