Book series 'The Holocaust and its Contexts':
Volumes in the book series are listed below. Please see the Palgrave website for new publications in the series
Simu Muir, Hana Worthen (eds.): Finland's Holocaust. Silences of History (Basingstoke: Palgrave Macmillan, 2013).

Finlands Holocaust

Nicholas Chare, Dominic Williams (eds.): Representing Auschwitz. At the Margins of Testimony (Basingstoke: Palgrave Macmillan, 2013).

Representing Auschwitz

Caroline Sharples, Olaf Jensen (eds.)  Britain and the Holocaust. Remembering and Representing War and Genocide (Basingstoke: Palgrave Macmillan, 2013).

Britain and the Holocaust

Karolin Machtans, Martin A. Ruehl (eds.): Hilter-Films from Germany. History, Cinema and Politics since 1945 (Basingstoke: Palgrave Macmillan, 2012).


Claus Christian W. Szejnmann, Maiken Umbach (eds.): Heimat, Region, and Empire. Spacial Identities under National Socialism (Basingstoke: Palgrave Macmillan, 2012).

Heimat, Region and Empire

Antero Holmila, Reporting the Holocaust in the British, Swedish and Finnish Press, 1945-50 (Basingstoke: Palgrave Macmillan, 2011). Reporting the Holocaust
Tanja Schult, A Hero's Many Faces. Raoul Wallenberg in Contemporary Monuments (Basingstoke: Palgrave Macmillan, April 2009).

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Olaf Jensen & Claus-Christian W. Szejnmann (eds.), Ordinary People as Mass Murderers. Perpetrators in Comparative Perspective (Basingstoke: Palgrave Macmillan, Nov 2008).

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Other Publications

Martin Davies and Chris Szejnmann (eds.) How the Holocaust looks like. International Perspectives (Basingstoke: Palgrave Macmillan, 2007).

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Dr Fransiska Louwagie and Dr Caroline Sharples will present the results of 'Across the Seasons: Memory Matters today', a drama and research project conducted in collaboration with CCM Theatre and funded by the Toni Schiff Memorial Fund, at the AHRC-Network Conference 'Culture and its Uses as Testimony' (University of Birmingham, 11-12 April 2018) 

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Hannah Lewis will give a survivor talk in the course of Holocaust Awareness Week, on the 8th of February, 5.30-7pm, Bennett Lower Ground Floor Lecture Theatre 2

Richard Evans of the Archaeology and Ancient History department will present a research paper with the title "Anything But Genocide: The Inherent Problems of Genocide Scholarship within the Ancient World". 21 February 2018, 4:00pm (ATT206)

Josh Cohen (University of Leicester) will give a paper on his on-going PhD research with the title "Never forget? The Holocaust and left-wing anti-fascism in Britain, 1945-51". 7 March 2018, 5:00pm (ATT206)

Dr Rachel Century, formerly of Royal Holloway and now of the Holocaust Memorial Day Trust, will give a talk on her newly-published book, "Female Administrators of the Third Reich". 21 March 2018, 4:00pm (ATT206)

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