The ‘sticky’ questions thread

Please use this space to post questions, comments, suggestions, queries, or recommendations! As noted above – write it in your native lStudent 004anguage, so you feel most comfortable expressing yourself.

If you have something you would like to say to one of us privately, please contact us. In the field for other comments, please indicate the person or organization to whom your question or statement is directed.

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The big picture

During the 2013 White Rose Conference, Dr. Igor Khramov approached us with a fascinating idea. Why don’t we join forces next year?

Igor put together a comprehensive proposal that sounds like fun, while advancing our understanding of the functioning of informed dissent during the Holocaust. He had been thinking about a smaller project he’s already committed to in November 2013: The Human Face of War – taking a look at Russian battlefields through the eyes of ordinary Russian and German soldiers, the snapshots they sent home to family and friends, the horror and joy they witnessed. Continue reading

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Suggestions for ‘Call for Papers’

In mid-October 2013, we will post an official Call for Papers for the 2014 White Rose Conference. The broadly-defined topic centers on the idea of humanity as the basis for resistance and informed dissent. Continue reading

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Оренбурга РОНИКА

Выпущено ещё восемь новых открыток с видами Оренбурга. Среди новинок – восстановленные летом на Беловке Елизаветинские (Водяные) ворота, санаторий «Озон» на Сакмаре, культурно-исторический комплекс «Национальная деревня», спорткомплекс «Оренбуржье», памятник революционеру Петру Кобозеву перед зданием компании «Оренбургрегионгаз» на улице Постникова, ленинский сквер, здание филиала Московской юридической академии и областной музей изобразительных искусств. Continue reading

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