Representations of the Nazi Occupation: photography, history, memory

Representations of the Nazi Occupation: photography, history, memory

Start Date:  05 Apr 2017

End Date:  05 Apr 2017

Start Date Time:  19:30

Showroom:  Amphitheatre "Stefanos Dragoumis"

The Museum of Byzantine Culture presents the collective volume titled “Representations of the Nazi Occupation Αναπαραστάσεις της Κατοχής: photography, history, memory”. The presentation is to take place at the Stefanos Dragoumis auditorium on Wednesday 5 April 2017 at 19.30. The bilingual edition concentrates the papers given by distinguished researchers from Greece and abroad, who participated in the conference under the same title at the Museum of Byzantine Culture in April 2016.

Speakers include:

Ioannis Manos, Assistant Professor of Social Anthropology, University of Macedonia  

Hercules Papaioannou, Director of the Thessaloniki Museum of Photography  

Giorgos Skabardonis, Writer

Aliki Tsirgialou, Head of the Photographic Archive of the Benaki Museum, Athens

The presentation is a parallel event of the temporary exhibition “On the Margins of War: Thessaloniki under the Nazi Occupation (1941-1944) through the photographic collection”.  

Free entrance