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Νikos Zaikos, Associate Professor, Univ. of Macedonia, “The Jewish sports movement in National-Socialist Germany. The story of three female athletes”

Νikos Zaikos, Associate Professor, Univ. of Macedonia, “The Jewish sports movement in National-Socialist Germany. The story of three female athletes”

Lecture by Nikos Zaikos on "The Jewish sports movement in National-Socialist Germany. The story of three female athletes"

Wednesday, December 12th 18:30
Multimedia room of the Department of History, Archaeology and Social Anthropology, 6th floor

The lecture focuses on the presence of the Jews of Germany in the field of sport during the Weimar Republic and the period of National Socialism (1933-1945). The analysis focuses in particular on the personal journey of three athletes from Berlin: Martel Jacob, Ruth Caro and Ingeborg Mello.

Nikos Zaikos is the Associate Professor of International Law at the Department of Balkan, Slavic and Oriental Studies of the University of Macedonia. His research focuses on the history and theory of international law, genocide, politics and the history of sport.