Upcoming Talks & Events

October 16, 2023

"Relief Supplies-Films": On the Road with the AJDC's Mobile Film Units in postwar Germany"

JDC Archives, New York, USA (online)

Watch a recording of the event (below)

October 25, 2023

"Restless Archive: Discovery Afternoon"

Centre for Visual Cultures and the Holocaust Research Institute, Royal Holloway, University of London, Egham, UK

Watch a recording of the event (below)

November 6-10, 2023

"Retrieving a Handheld Cinematics of Provisionality: Curating a Jewish visual archive of transit through digital storytelling"

Lessons & Legacies Europe II (Co-Hosts: Faculty of Social Sciences, Charles University and the Masaryk Institute and Archives of the Czech Academy of Sciences)

December 16, 2023

Interview with Hallel Yadin, Host of the Library Science Channel

April 12, 2024

"Film as Relief in postwar Munich," a blog post for the exhibition, "Munich Displaced" at the Jewish Museum Munich, Germany

A selection of films that were screened to Jewish DPs

April 7-14, 2024

Campus Visit, including a public lecture, “Help me to get home”: Films, Fundraising, and Europe’s Holocaust Survivors​" (April 10)

Loosemore Auditorium, Grand Valley State University, Grand Rapids, Michigan, USA

April 18-20, 2024

"Tracking a Restless Archive: The Holocaust and the Early Cinema of the Displaced"

Conference: "Iconographies of the Holocaust: Visual Representations and Migrating Materialities of War and Genocide since 1945."

Conference Co-Organizers: Omer Bartov (Brown University, Providence), Simone Gigliotti (Royal Holloway, University of London), and Ljiljana Radonic (Austrian Academy of Sciences, Vienna)

The Watson Institute for International and Public Affairs at Brown University, Providence, Rhode Island, USA

May 14, 2024

"Transit History as Digital Curation: Restless Archive: The Holocaust and Cinema of the Displaced"​

Digital Humanities Institute, University of Sheffield, UK

June 18, 2024

"Interacting with Restless Archive: Sustainability and Archival Aggregation in Long-Form Digital Storytelling Platforms"

EHRI Academic Conference: Researching the Holocaust in the Digital Age

Polish Academy of Sciences, and the Jewish Historical Institute, Warsaw, Poland

The Polish Academy of Sciences, Warsaw

Additional events will be added as confirmed

Restless Archive: The Holocaust and the Cinema of the Displaced is published by Indiana University Press (2023) on Manifold.