Join us in the Portland Atrium for a live webcast of a testimony from Holocaust survivor Mala Tribich.
Tags: Holocaust, Holocaust Memorial Day, people and culture, screening, webcast, World War Two
The Taiwan Studies Programme and Institute of Asia and Pacific Studies present a screening of the documentary Song of the Reed, followed by a roundtable discussion. Song of the Reed is a Taiwanese documentary produced by the Taipei Women’s Rescue Foundation and directed by Wu Hsiu-Ching, chronicling the later years of Taiwanese women who were forced into sexual slavery during World War II.
Tags: film, history, Institute of Asia and Pacific Studies, screening, Taiwan, Taiwan Studies Programme, Vienna Centre for Taiwan Studies, World War Two
Dr Max Biddulph, Associate Professor in the School of Education, launches LGBT History Month 2017 with a public lecture. Join us for an exploration of the experiences of pink-triangle prisoners at Sachsenhausen and how social context impacts on our concept of citizenship. How does living in a totalitarian regime influence the behaviour of its citizens, and what are the implications for contemporary societies?
Tags: history, LGBT, LGBT History Month, LGBT History Month 2017, Max Biddulph, people and culture, public lecture, School of Education, World War Two