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Tales from the Borderlands:

Making and Unmaking the Galician Past -

Omer Bartov 


Samuel Pisar Professor, Holocaust and Genocide Studies, Brown University 

Award winning author  


Selected works: 

  • The Eastern Front, 1941-1945 

  • Hitler's Army  

  • Murder in Our Midst, Mirrors of Destruction 

  • Germany's War and the Holocaust 

  • The "Jew" in Cinema 

  • Erased: Vanishing Traces of Jewish Galicia in Present-Day Ukraine  

  • Anatomy of a Genocide: The Life and Death of a Town Called Buczacz
    (winner, National Jewish Book Award) 


Episode #1

Tales from the Borderlands - Professor Omer Bartov

– Introduction 

Episode #2

Galicia- Genre of Personal Stories?

Episode #3

What is Galicia? Why is it called The Borderlands?

Episode #4

What is a Galitzianer?

Episode #5

Galicia: Eastern versus Western

Episode #6

Galicia: Emancipation 1848?

Episode #7

Galicia: Impact of WWI?

Episode #8

Galicia: Holocaust Numbers

Episode #9

Ukraine Nationalism: Heroes or Villains?

Episode #10

Galicia: Agnon's Buchach

Episode #11

Galicia: Personal Memories


Full Interview - Omer Bartov

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