Events and Exhibitions

Wednesday, 26. May 2021 - 16:00 o'clock

Prof. Dr. Mary Fulbrook: The Holocaust as a European Project
Prof. Dr. Jan Tomasz Gross: Reflections about Jewish Life in Eastern Europe after the Second World War

»The Holocaust and the Cold War. Culture and Justice«

Welcome, introduction and key notes of the conference

The Holocaust and the Cold War
Culture and Justice

Wednesday, May 26 to Friday, May 28, 2021
Joint Annual Conference
Fritz Bauer Institut, Frankfurt am Main
Imre Kertész Kolleg Jena

Welcome and introduction

Joachim von Puttkamer (Jena)
Sybille Steinbacher (Frankfurt am Main)

Livestream auf YouTube

The Fritz Bauer Institut in Frankfurt and the Imre Kertész Kolleg Jena are joining forces to explore the confrontational nature of the Cold War and discuss how debating on the Holocaust became a discursive and ideological weapon in the arsenals of both blocs. The Joint Conference will be held online from May 26 to 28, 2021. You can find the entire program and more information on our conference website. Registration for this event is not required.

Conference Website (online from May 10, 2021)

Conference Flyer

Conference Program (pdf-file)

Prof. Dr. Mary Fulbrook

is Professor of German History at the School of European Languages, Culture and Society at University College London.

Prof. Dr. Jan Tomasz Gross

is Norman B. Tomlinson ’16 and ’48 Professor of War and Society, emeritus, and Professor of History, emeritus, at Princeton University.


Fritz Bauer Institut
An-Institut der Goethe-Universität Frankfurt am Main
Norbert-Wollheim-Platz 1
60323 Frankfurt am Main
Tel.: +49 (0)69 798 322-40

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