Holocaust Research Group: January 27th, 2016, University of Ottawa

You are warmly invited to a lecture by ADRIEN DALLAIRE : “A Different Approach to Microhistory: The Deportation of the Jews of the Vaucluse as Seen Through Quantitative Prosopography“. ADRIEN DALLAIRE  is a PhD candidate in the Department of History at the University of Ottawa.  The lecture will be held on Wednesday, January 27th, at 7 pm, Simard Hall, room 125.

Jewish Survival Strategies in Occupied Poland 1939-1945: Studies of Selected Countries, May 7th-8th, 2014,Warsaw, Poland


Barbara Engelking (Polish Academy of Sciences, IFiS)
Jan Grabowski: Overview of the first stage of the project (University of Ottawa)
Havi Dreifuss: Yad Vashem resources used and to be used in the project: an overview.  (Yad Vashem/Tel-Aviv University)

research presentations:
Kraków District:
Tom Frydel [Mielec county]
Dariusz Libionka [Miechów county]

District Lublin:
Alina Skibinska [Biłgoraj county]
Jean-Charles Szurek [Łuków county]

Bezirk Bialystok: Barbara Engelking [Bielsk Podlaski county]
Distrikt Warschau: Jan Grabowski [Węgrów county]

The Rabbinical Commission and the Search for the Graves of the Victims of the  Holocaust.  Case  Studies.  Agnieszka Nieradko and Aleks Schwarz


Researchers’ Workshop: December 8-11, 2013, Yad Vashem Institute, Jerusalem, Israel

  • Chair: Prof. Dan Michman
  • Project Presentation: Prof. Jan Grabowski
  • Dr. Chaim Gertner, Director of YV Archives: The archival resources of YV- new information.
  • Dr. Alex Avraham, Director of the Hall of Names: experiences in cataloging and work on the victims’ names database.
  • Dr. Joel Zisenwine: Deportation project-presentation.
  • Irena Steinfeld, Director of the Righteous among the Nations Department: I am my brother’s keeper: Introduction to the exhibition and tour of the exhibition.