Publication “Escalating into Holocaust” is a collection of selected works, papers, presentations and lectures by scholars and experts on topics related to Holocaust research, remembrance and education, presented during the conferences, seminars, workshops and other events organized during 2016 and 2017 in the frames of the project “Escalating into Holocaust”. Publication is available as PDF and as an online ISSUU publication.
A two-days event in Amsterdam was co-organized and co-hosted by NIOD Institute for War, Holocaust and Genocide Studies and Terraforming in the frames of the project “Escalating into Holocaust”. It included a public presentation and lectures, expert meeting and visits to important museums, with aim to further explore the ways the Holocaust is remembered, commemorated and taught about in different parts of Europe.
Stockholm - Amsterdam - Novi Sad
Terraforming (”Earth‐shaping”) is a term from astronomy, defining the theoretical process of deliberately modifying the atmosphere, temperature or topography of a new planet, to make it habitable by humans.
But before we start changing other planets, we believe that it is our World that needs to be “terraformed” first, making it a better place, with more empathy and love, with genuine respect for human rights, equality and freedom.
We are trying to give our small contribution to that kind of "terraforming" of our World.