Keynote Lecture: Tracing Jewish Migration to Britain in the Archives Worksh...

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The Wiener Library

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WC1B 5DP

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The Wiener Library is pleased to host a public keynote lecture by Prof Anna Reading as part of our joint workshop co-hosted with the Arolsen Archives (Bad Arolsen, Germany) and the US Holocaust Memorial Museum. Further details about the subject of the talk will follow in due course.

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Anna Reading, PhD is Director of the Arts and Humanities Research Institute and Professor of Culture and Creative Industries at Kings College, University of London, UK and Honorary Visiting Professor at the Institute for Culture and Society at Western Sydney University, Australia. She is the author of Polish Women, Solidarity and Feminism (1992); The Social Inheritance of the Holocaust: Gender, Culture and Memory (2002); and Gender and Memory in the Globital Age (2016) and the co-editor and co-author of an additional four books, including Save As…Digital Memories (2009) and Cultural Memories of Nonviolent Struggles: Powerful Times. She is joint Managing Editor of the international journal, Media, Culture and Society. She also writes plays, with seven scripts performed in the UK, Finland, Poland, US and Ireland. She is currently building on a project with the UK Migration Museum: Moving Hearts: Who has the 'right to belong'?

A light reception will follow the lecture. This event is free to attend but spaces are limited and registration is required.

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