International Seminar "The Issues of the Holocaust Research" on November 29, 2001 in the University of Latvia

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International Seminar "The Issues of the Holocaust Research" on 29 November 2001 in the University of Latvia

Presentations and speakers:

Dr. Aivars Stranga: Work of International Historians' Commission

Dr. Stranga, member of the ILHC, is professor of history and co-chair of the Center for Judaic Studies at the University of Latvia

Dr. Andrievs Ezergailis: Tragedy of Rumbula

Dr. Ezergailis, Professor of history at Ithaca College, NY, is author of The

Holocaust In Latvia: The Missing Center, published by the US Holocaust Memorial

Dr. Erwin Oberlander: Jewish life in Germany before 1933

Dr Oberlander, member of the ILHC, is professor of history at the University of Mainz, Germany

Dr. Marger Vestermanis: Jewish Resistance to the Holocaust

Dr. Vestermanis, member of the ILHC, is Director of Jewish Museum in Riga, Latvia

Dr. Wolfgang Scheffler, Murder of German Jews in Riga during the World War II

Dr. Scheffler, a renowned German researcher of Holocaust on in Eastern Europe, is Professor of history and co-founder of Center for Anti-Semitism research at theBerlin Technical University, Germany

Reports of Latvian Historical Insitute:

* Rudite Viksne

Annihilation of Jews in town of Venstpils - problems and results of research

* Dzintars Erglis

Holocaust in town of Krustpils

* A. Urtans

Holocaust research in the District of Bauska

* M.Melers

Jewish tragedy in Latvian countryside - 1941

* Arturs Zvinklis

Holocaust Research in Latvia: some issues on historical sources

* Memories and Reflections: G.Civjans