D.Phil in Modern History (University of Oxford, 2002) Postdoctoral Fellow, Michigan Society of Fellows (University of Michigan, 2004-7)

Other Publications

BOOKS Music in the Holocaust (Oxford University Press, 2005) From Things Lost: Forgotten Letters and the Legacy of the Holocaust (Wayne State University Press, 2017) Holocaust Memory and Racism in the Postwar World, co-edited with Avril Alba (Wayne State University Press, forthcoming 2018)   ARTICLES AND CHAPTERS ‘Remembering the Racial State: Holocaust Memory in Post-Apartheid South Africa’ in Jacob S. Eder, Philipp Gassert and Alan Steinweis, eds. Holocaust Memory in a Globalizing World (Gottingen, DE: Wallstein Verlag, 2016), pp. 199-214. ‘Anne Frank in South Africa: Remembering the Holocaust During and After Apartheid’. Holocaust and Genocide Studies 26/3 (2012), pp. 366-393. ‘Music in the Nazi Ghettos and Camps’, in Jonathan C. Friedman, ed., The Routledge History of the Holocaust (London: Routledge, 2011), pp. 436-451. ‘Jews and the Racial State: Legacies of the Holocaust in Apartheid South Africa 1945-1960’. Jewish Social Studies: History, Culture, Society 16/3 (2010), pp. 32-64. ‘‘‘We Long for a Home”: Songs and Survival among Jewish Displaced Persons’, in “We Are Here”: New Approaches to Jewish Displaced Persons in Postwar Germany (2010), ed. A. J. Patt & M. Berkowitz. Detroit: Wayne State University Press, pp. 289-307. ‘Buried Monuments: Yiddish Songs and Holocaust Memory’. History Workshop Journal 66 (2008), pp. 107-128. ‘Singing Against Apartheid: ANC Cultural Groups and the International Anti-Apartheid Struggle’. Journal of Southern African Studies 33/2 (2007), pp. 421-441.

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