The White Rose Project
The White Rose Project is a research and engagement initiative at the University of Oxford. It aims to bring the story of the White Rose resistance group, ‘Die Weiße Rose’, to English-speaking audiences through research, performance, and creative translation. The project was launched on 12 October 2018, the 75th anniversary of White Rose member Willi Graf’s execution. Although the White Rose is a household name in Germany, it is relatively little known elsewhere. It is an important story in its own right and forms part of a larger discourse about resistance writing and how culture can inform political action.
For more information on the project or any other related queries, please contact Dr Alex Lloyd using this address: Alexandra.lloyd[at]seh.ox.ac.uk.
To receive updates of news and upcoming events from the White Rose Project by email, please subscribe to our mailing list.
For enquiries about permission to use extracts from our pamphlet translations published in Defying Hitler: The White Rose Pamphlets (Bodleian Library Publishing, 2022), please contact Bodleian Library Publishing. Our students’ translations are available in two publications. Please find further details here.
Ⓒ 2018-2023 The White Rose Project. All rights reserved. Where copyright for content on the site lies with particular individuals, this is indicated. If you have any questions, please contact Alexandra.lloyd[at]seh.ox.ac.uk.