The Role of Couriers in Spreading Awareness of Mass Murder and Establishing Jewish Resistance Movements

  • Date: –17:00
  • Location: Engelska parken sal 2-1023
  • Lecturer: Dr. Sylwia Szymanska-Smolkin, Researcher at the Hugo Valentin Center, Uppsala University.
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  • Organiser: Forum för judiska Studier
  • Contact person: Lars M. Andersson
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Sylwia Szymańska-Smolkin is a Postdoctoral Research Fellow in Holocaust Studies at the Hugo Valentin Centre. She holds a PhD in History and Jewish Studies from the University of Toronto. Sylwia has a research and teaching expertise in the history of the Holocaust and Eastern European Jewry. Her dissertation, “Fateful Decisions: The Polish Policemen and the Jewish Population of Occupied Poland, 1939-1945”, examines the complicity of the Polish policemen in the Holocaust in occupied Poland.

Samarrangemang med Hugo Valentin-Centrum.