Bogdanow Lectures in Holocaust Studies 2020
We are delighted to announce that the Bogdanow Lectures in Holocaust Studies 2020 will be given by Prof. Dina Porat (Tel Aviv University and Chief Historian of Yad Vashem) on the topic ‘The Holocaust in Political Life: Israel and Europe in Comparison’. Lectures at 6pm on 28 and 29 Jan 2020, University of Manchester. The event is open to the public and there is no need to book a place. Further information http://www.manchesterjewishstudies.org/bogdanow-lectures-2020/
This lecture will present the impact of the Holocaust on Israel’s prime ministers, from David Ben-Gurion to Benjamin Netanyahu, and a few other decision makers, and the ways it shaped, and is still shaping, their policies.