“I’m a Holocaust survivor and…” : reflections on the USHMM ‘Next Chapter’ video series

This week’s blog from guest contributor Lauren Cantillon asks how do the videos broaden our ideas of the ‘Holocaust survivor’ figure, while also offering a vision for creating a connective digital Holocaust memory?

Digital Holocaust Memory – Online Discussion

On Wednesday 15th July, we invited a series of academics who work on digital Holocaust memory in different ways toContinue reading “Digital Holocaust Memory – Online Discussion”

Holocaust Memory during the Covid-19 Pandemic An Online Roundtable

If you missed Digital Holocaust Memory’s first webinar on ‘Holocaust memory during the Covid-19 Pandemic’ you can catchup on it here.

Implications of Physical Distancing for Commemoration

Following my previous blog which interrogated the significance of interactivity, virtuality and immersion to digital Holocaust memory, today, I explore another term that is often used to describe the digital – immateriality – and think about it in relation to recent commemorative events during the Covid-19 Pandemic, which of course could only take place online.