Editors Note: This is an archived blog post from 9/10/2012.
Hiding, Flight and Rescue under Nazi occupation
This conference will provide an opportunity to explore different aspects of rescue. All European Jews were targeted for extermination, yet some did survive.
Date: Monday 22 October 2012, 9.30am-4.30pm.
Venue: Libeskind Rooms, IWM North
Bob Moore (Sheffield University) ‘Hiding and Rescue in France, Belgium and the Netherlands, 1940-1945’;
Pamela Shatzkes ‘Holocaust and Rescue: Impotent or Indifferent? Anglo-Jewry 1938-1945’;
Ludivine Broch (Pears Centre for the Study of antisemitism) ‘Rescue, Railways and the Righteous of the Nations: French railway workers and the Jewish Deportations1942-44’;
Remona Aly (Campaigns Director of Exploring Islam Foundation) ‘The Besa code and the rescue of Jews in Albania’.
The programme organised by Dr Jean-Marc Dreyfus, Reader in Holocaust Studies, the University of Manchester. To book a place, please email firstname.lastname@example.org