The Stanley Burton Centre for Holocaust and Genocide Studies

The Burton Centre is a non-profit teaching and research centre within the School of History at the University of Leicester and it is the oldest Holocaust research centre in the UK.

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The Stanley Burton Centre for Holocaust Studies was founded in 1990, and refounded under its present name in 1993 under the auspices of the Burton Trusts. The name was extended to 'Genocide Studies' in 2011

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The Stanley Burton Centre
School of History
University of Leicester
University Road
Leicester LE1 7RH
UK

T: (44+)116 252 2802

E: burtoncentre@le.ac.uk

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News in the Centre

A public lecture will be given by Dr Alex Korb, at USC Shoah Foundation-The Institute for Visual History and Education on Thursday, April 20, 2017 - 4.00pm: 'Collaborators: Exploring Participation in the Holocaust by Non-Germans in Eastern Europe'

You can listen to Dr Alex Korb and his students at BBC Radio Leicester [beginning at 24:40] promoting the Student Exhibition - War Time Photography Launched on 22 March 2017, David Wilson Library Reading Room