Memory Wars: World War II at 75 and Beyond

The National WWII Museum will be hosting a first of its kind international conference to address shifting landscapes of popular memories of this world-altering conflict. Memory Wars: World War II at 75 will take place September 9–11, 2021 at the new Higgins Hotel & Conference Center.

September 09 12:00 AM to September 11 12:00 AM
+ Add to calendar 2021-09-09 12:00:00 AM 2021-09-11 12:00:00 AM America/Mexico_City Higgins Hotel and Conference Center 945 Magazine St, New Orleans, LA 70130 Memory Wars: World War II at 75 and Beyond The National WWII Museum will be hosting a first of its kind international conference to address shifting landscapes of popular memories of this world-altering conflict. Memory Wars: World War II at 75 will take place September 9–11, 2021 at the new Higgins Hotel & Conference Center.
Location: Higgins Hotel and Conference Center
1000 Magazine St , New Orleans, LA 70130

The National WWII Museum will be hosting a first of its kind international conference to address shifting landscapes of popular memories of this world-altering conflict. Memory Wars: World War II at 75 and Beyond will take place September 9–11, 2021 at the new Higgins Hotel & Conference Center.

With the 75th anniversary of the end of World War II fast approaching, The National WWII Museum is hosting a global conference in New Orleans on September 9–11, 2021. Memory Wars: World War II at 75 and Beyond is a presentation of the Museum’s Institute for the Study of War and Democracy, held at the institution’s new Higgins Hotel & Conference Center.

Memory Wars will explore World War II’s place in public memory through a global prism, examining how museums, filmmakers, media, memorials, and historians (both academic and public) help shape memories of the conflict.

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To register, call 1-877-813-3329 x 257 or email memory@nationalww2museum.org.