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Lilia Tomchuk

Jürg Breuninger Doctoral Scolarship

Lilia Tomchuk holds the Jürg Breuninger Doctoral Scolarship at the Fritz Bauer Institute and is currently working on her dissertation project entitled »Erfahrungsdimensionen jüdischer Frauen im Holocaust in der besetzten Ukraine« [Experiences of Jewish women in occupied Ukraine during the Holocaust]. She studied history and Spanish at Goethe University Frankfurt am Main to become a secondary teacher. In 2019, she wrote her thesis on violence against Jewish women on Ukrainian territory 1941–1945, based on eyewitness accounts of the USC Shoah Foundation.

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