Spring 2017 Programs

Monday, March 20  • 4:00 p.m. – 6:00 p.m.
Dorothy Young Center for the Arts, Room 106, Drew University
The Holocaust on Film
Joshua Kavaloski, Associate Professor of German at Drew University and Director of the Center, will speak about mainstream feature films such a “Schindler’s List,” “the Pianist,” “Life is Beautiful,” and others.  These films create a secondary or “prosthetic” memory of the Holocaust.  This talk is part one of the three-part study seminar sponsored every year by the Center for Holocaust/Genocide Study; you are encouraged but not required to attend the other two talks.
Check back in January for registration details and flyer.

Monday, March 27  • 4:00 p.m. – 6:00 p.m.
Dorothy Young Center for the Arts, Room 106, Drew University
Holocaust Memorials and Monuments
Margaret Kuntz, Professor of Art History at Drew University, will discuss how memorials and monuments shape our understanding of the Holocaust.  This talk is part two of the three-part study seminar sponsored every year by the Center for Holocaust/Genocide Study; you are encouraged but not required to attend the other two talks.
Check back in January for registration details and flyer.   

Monday, April 3 • 4:00 p.m. – 6:00 p.m.
Dorothy Young Center for the Arts, Room 106, Drew University
Art and the Holocaust
Holocaust survivor and artist Tibor Spitz will speak about his paintings and their relationship to his first-hand experiences in the Holocaust.  This talk is part three of the three-part study seminar sponsored every year by the Center for Holocaust/Genocide Study; you are encouraged but not required to also attend the other two talks..
Check back in January for registration details and flyer.

Monday, April 24 • 5:00 p.m. – 6:30 p.m.
Mead Hall Founders Room, Drew University
In Commemoration of Yom HaShoah (Holocaust Remembrance Day)
Holocaust survivor David Tuck will talk about his first-hand experiences in Auschwitz and other camps.
Free and open to the public 

 

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