11 October, 09:15-12:00
The Department of International Studies at Bjørknes University College is honored to invite you to a book launch of The Holocaust and the Nakba: A New Grammar of Trauma and History
(Columbia University Press, 2018)
The event will include a general presentation of the edited volume by Nadim Khoury, one of the contributors to the book and Associate Professor II in International Studies at Bjørknes University College. Following the presentation, Anton Weiss-Wendt (Research Professor, Norwegian Center for Holocaust and Minority Studies), and Sune Haugbolle (Associate Professor, Global Studies at Roskilde University) will comment on the links between the Holocaust and the Nakba from the perspective of comparative genocide research and memory studies. The event will be chaired by Marte Heian-Engdal (Senior Advisor, Norwegian Center for Conflict Resolution).