The camera as a witness: photography and memory

When:
17 April 2019 from 10:30 to 17:30 hrs
Where:
CREA, Nieuwe Achtergracht 170, 1018 WV Amsterdam
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During this one day symposium of NIOD Institute for War, Holocaust and Genocide Studies, the photograph as a historical source will be examined. From various viewpoints, specialists in the field of history and memory studies will reflect upon the role of images on our understanding of the past.  

The NIOD Institute for War, Holocaust and Genocide Studies is organising this symposium in light of the recently opened exhibition The Persecution of Jews in Photographs. The Netherlands 1940-1945.

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For more information, please visit the NIOD Institute for War, Holocaust and Genocide Studies' website.

NIOD Institute for War, Holocaust and Genocide Studies

NIOD Institute for War, Holocaust and Genocide Studies (NIOD-KNAW) is an Academy research institute. The NIOD’s expertise lies in the dissemination of knowledge about the Second World War, the Holocaust and genocide. In addition to research, NIOD offers content-rich, intensive services. Both professionals and private individuals can approach NIOD for information or to consult its extensive collection.

NIOD Institute for War, Holocaust and Genocide Studies (NIOD-KNAW) is located in Amsterdam (Herengracht 380, 1016 CJ Amsterdam).

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