Past Events

2020

22 February, 1pm: ‘The White Rose Resistance in Their Own Words’ – lunchtime lecture with Dr Alex Lloyd at the Weston Library Lecture Theatre, University of Oxford, 1-2pm. Please register here.

22 February, 7.30pm: The White Rose: Voices from the German Resistance – performance at the University Church of St Mary the Virgin (High Street, Oxford) in collaboration with the award-winning vocal ensemble SANSARA. Ancient and modern choral works will be performed alongside readings from the White Rose resistance group’s letters and diaries. The majority of these texts have never appeared in English and speak movingly of courage and conscience. The programme includes Philip Moore, Three Prayers of Dietrich Bonhoeffer; Rudolf Mauersberger, Wie liegt die Stadt so wüst; Arvo Pärt, Da pacem Domine. Tickets: £15/£5 (students and under 18s), available from ticketsoxford.com | 01865 305 305. Duration: 2 hours with interval. To go directly to the booking page, please click here.

15 February, 1pm: Dr Alex Lloyd in conversation with Rabbi Helen Freeman – event at the West London Synagogue (33 Seymour Pl, London, London W1H 5AU), 1pm-2.30pm. Further details here

31 January: Workshop at Arden Academy, Solihull (internal event). Dr Lloyd ran a 2-hour workshop with sixth formers on the White Rose resistance and their pamphlets.

2019

28 November: ‘We will never be silent!’: How the White Rose Resistance defied Hitler, talk at the Humanities Society, Oxford High School (internal event).

9 November, 9.30am: ‘Sophie Scholl: Interpreting an Icon’, paper given by Dr Alex Lloyd at the 31st Women in German Studies conference at University College Dublin (registration required).

17 July: ‘The White Rose Resistance’ – evening lecture at Summerfuel Oxford Summer Program for High School Students, Lady Margaret Hall, Oxford.

4 July: ‘An Introduction to the White Rose’ – workshop with students from The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill as part of the study programme on “Shakespeare in Performance”, St Edmund Hall, Oxford.

26 June: ‘Defying Hitler: The White Rose Resistance Group’ – lunchtime lecture at the Weston Library Lecture Theatre, Oxford.

19 June: ‘Die Weiße Rose’ – workshop with pupils at Oxford High School.

14 June: Book launch for The White Rose: Reading, Writing, Resistance, St Edmund Hall, Oxford.

5 June: ‘Resisting Hitler: The White Rose Group in Munich’ – lecture delivered by Dr Paul Shrimpton at the Oxford Adam von Trott Memorial Committee Summer Event, Mansfield College, Oxford. 

18 May-7 July: ‘White Rose: Writing and Resistance’ – exhibition in the Proscholium at the Bodleian Library, Oxford.

4 May: ‘Defying Hitler: The White Rose Resistance’ – ‘Teddy Talk’ at St Edmund Hall’s ‘Access Hall Areas’ event, Oxford.

2018

12 October: White Rose Project launch at the Taylor Institution Library, Oxford.

12 – 31 October: ‘The White Rose: Reading, Writing, Resistance’ – exhibition at the Taylor Institution Library, Oxford.