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Sunday, June 9 • 6:15pm - 7:15pm
Formations of memory: the shaping of Holocaust survivor testimonies

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This talk by Dr Noah Shenker examines the prospects for the future uses of Holocaust survivor testimonies, arguing that in order to better interpret and more ethically utilise those invaluable resources, we must first understand how they are shaped by the cultures and methods of the archives and museums that preserve them.

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Noah Shenker

Dr Noah Shenker is a lecturer in Holocaust and Genocide Studies within the Australian Centre for Jewish Civilisation at Monash University. In 2009 he received a PhD in Critical Studies from the University of Southern California School of Cinematic Arts, completing a dissertation that examines the cultural and institutional mediations of Holocaust testimonies. He has now completed a book manuscript based on that work and has published in areas... Read More →

Sunday June 9, 2013 6:15pm - 7:15pm
Scientia Building Alumni Room

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