Independent Scholar & consultant
Imperial War Museum, London
Toronto, Ontario, Canada.
|Gunnar S. Paulsson was born in Sweden and has lived in Canada and Britain. His mother was a survivor of Auschwitz. D.Phil., University of Oxford, 1998. His doctoral thesis, 'Hiding in Warsaw: the Jews on the "Aryan side", 1940-1945', was co-winner of the 1998 Fraenkel Prize in Contemporary History and is to be published by Yale University Press. He has also published articles on the flight of the Danish Jews to Sweden in 1943 and on Polish-Jewish relations. He was Senior Historian in the Holocaust Exhibition Project Office at the Imperial War Museum, 1998-2000, and now lectures at the Oxford Centre for Hebrew and Jewish Studies.|
Information on Paulsson's book, Secret City: The Hidden Jews of Warsaw, 1940-1945