Ga direct naar: Inhoud

Laurien Vastenhout receives 'Yad Vashem International Book Prize for Holocaust Research 2023'

Published on 24 November 2023
Dr. Laurien Vastenhout will receive this award on 4 December 2023 for her book ‘Between Community and Collaboration: “Jewish Councils” in Western Europe under Nazi Occupation’ (Cambridge: University Press).

Yad Vashem International Book Prize For Holocaust Research

The Yad Vashem International Book Prize For Holocaust Research is awarded annually in recognition of high scholarly published research. It aims to encourage excellent and enlightening research on new topics relating to the Holocaust or those topics needing re-evaluation in light of newly discovered documentation. Research accuracy, scholarship, methodology, originality, importance of the research topic, and literary merit are important factors in the work’s consideration.

Previous recipients of this prize include Prof. Omer Bartov, Prof. Jan Grabowski, Prof. Christopher Browning and Dr. Eliyana Adler.

Boek reviews 

Recently, 2 book reviews have appeared on 'Between Community and Collaboration: "Jewish Councils" in Western Europe under the Nazi occupation'

BMGN - LowCountriesHistoricalReview, Vol. 138 (2023):

HGS Holocaust and Genocide Studies, 17 November 2023 

Share this page
Sign up for our newsletter
Follow us on
Herengracht 380
1016 CJ Amsterdam
020 52 33 800
Opening hours reading room
  • Tue - Fri09:00 - 17:30 u
  • Closed on Mondays