'That is Bella, Only Seven': The Depiction of Holocaust Survivors in Liberator Narratives

This event has finished Took place on: Thursday, 10th May 2018

Witnessing the immediate aftermath of the Holocaust had a profound effect on the military forces that liberated Nazi concentration camps.

Dr. Mark Celinscak will discuss his recent book, which re-examines the surrender and relief of the Bergen-Belsen concentration camp in northwest Germany at the end of the Second World War.

His talk will survey the personal narratives of both British and Canadian military personnel as they responded to the situation at the camp, drawing on diaries, letters, and personal interviews.

Cost: Free of Charge


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2018-05-10 2018-05-10 Europe/London 'That is Bella, Only Seven': The Depiction of Holocaust Survivors in Liberator Narratives Dr. Mark Celinscak will discuss his recent book, which re-examines the surrender and relief of the Bergen-Belsen concentration camp in northwest Germany at the end of the Second World War. https://www.ianvisits.co.uk/calendar/2018/05/10/that-is-bella-only-seven-the-depiction-of-holocaust-survivors-in-liberator-narratives-166294 Wiener Library,29 Russell Square, London, London,

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