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Katharina von Kellenbach

Katharina von Kellenbach was born in Stuttgart, Germany in 1960, studied Evangelical Theology in Berlin (West) and Goettingen and entered the graduate program in religion at Temple University in Philadelphia, USA in 1983. Her dissertation (1990) on Anti-Judaism in Feminist Religious Writings has been published with Scholars Press (now Oxford University Press) in 1994. She is currently an Associate Professor of Religious Studies at St. Mary's College of Maryland, a public liberal arts college in the United States.
A Pilgrimage to Belarus

A Pilgrimage to Belarus


A Holocaust scholar, the niece of an SS-officer who oversaw the slaughter of 30,000 Jews, returns to the scene of the crime.

My Quest For Understanding: Confronting My Family's Nazi Past

My Quest For Understanding: Confronting My...


I was about thirteen when I read that my uncle was accused of killing 30,000 Jews.