International conference Lessons and Legacies

November 6th-7th 2019

Holocaust Educational Foundation of Northwestern University

Munich, Germany


Claire Zalc and Pierre Mercklé presented two papers in the panel « Trajectories of Migration and Persecution before, during, and after the Holocaust ».


Panel program :

Edyta Gawron, Jagiellonian University in Kraków, Chair

Kamil Ruszała, Jagiellonian University in Kraków, Galician Jews in Exile: Trajectories and Experience of Refugeedom during the First World War

Michal Frankl, Masaryk Institute and Archive of the Czech Academy of Sciences, No Man’s Land in Migration Trajectories: Social History of Slovak 1938 Deportations

Pierre Mercklé, University of Grenoble Alpes, Is It Possible To Model Persecution? Contributions and Limitations of Standard and Alternative Quantitative Methods in The Case Of The Holocaust

Claire Zalc, School for Advanced Studies in the Social Sciences (École des Hautes Études en Sciences Sociales), The Lubartworld Project:Methodological Challenges of the Reconstruction of 3000 PersecutionTrajectories over the World from the 1920’s to the 1950’s

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