Sexual Violence During the Holocaust: 15 October 2012

A Panel Discussion with Pascale R. Bos (University of Texas, Austin), Dagmar Herzog (City University of New York), and Regina Mühlhäuser (Hamburg Institute for Social Research)

Regina Mühlhäuser will discuss sexual violence by Germans in the occupied territories in the East during WWII . Pascale Bos will inquire into problems of representation, and the taboos that have blockaded the representation of sexual violence in the Holocaust after 1945. Dagmar Herzog will serve as discussant and put these two papers into a broader context of sexual violence, war, and genocide in the 20th century.

Moderation: Thomas Kühne

Strassler Center for Holocaust and Genocide Studies, Clark University

15 October 2012, 3-6 pm