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Conference Announcement: Canadian Holocaust Literature: Charting the Field

The first ever conference on Canadian Holocaust Literature will be held in Ottawa on October 27 and 28, 2018, co-coordinated by Profs. Rebecca Margolis and Seymour Mayne of the University of Ottawa’s Jewish Canadian Studies Program and Prof. Ruth Panofsky of Ryerson’s Department of English. The opening panel on Saturday evening, co-sponsored by the Azrieli Foundation and the Soloway JCC, will feature survivor author Nate Leipciger, managing editor Arielle Berger, and educator Stephanie Corazza reflecting on the process of writing and producing Holocaust survivor memoirs.