International Conference: The Holocaust: Diachronic and Interdisciplinary Approaches

On 3-5 October 2017, three lecturers from the JMG, participated at the international conference entitled: “The Holocaust: Diachronic and Interdisciplinary Approaches”, that was organized by the Faculty of Social Theology (University of Athens) and focused on presenting both the historical and cultural context (early, medieval and contemporary persecutions of Jews, subversion through literature and art, etc), as well as discussing the importance of the term’s biblical roots (ολοκαύτωμα) and the theological and social implications of the Shoah (שואה) in contemporary times.

For more information about the conference and the programme, please follow the links.