Roth Institute, TAU: A Symposium on Holocaust and Genocide Studies | 12.12.2017

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We cordially invite you to a symposium on:

"Holocaust and Genocide Studies"

 

Introductions:

Hilary Earl, Department of History, Nipissing University, Ontario

Scott Ury, Roth Institute and Department of Jewish History, Tel Aviv University

 

Symposium:

Amir Teicher, Department of History, Tel Aviv University

Social Mendelism: Genetics and the Politics of Racial Anxiety in Nazi Germany

 

Hannah Polin-Galay, Department of Literature, Tel Aviv University

Holocaust Testimony in the Era of Translation: Witnessing with Yiddish

 

Robert Franciosi, Department of English, Grand Valley State University, Michigan

Imagining the Ghetto: John Hersey’s ‘The Wall’ and American Holocaust Memory

 

Babafemi Akinrinade, Fairhaven College of Interdisciplinary Studies, Western Washington University

Justice after Mass Atrocities: Victors’ Justice, Bystander Justice and Victims’ Justice

 

Meghan Lundigren, Department of History, Carleton University, Ontario

#holocaust: Considering Social Media Platforms as Vehicles of Historical Engagement

 

The event will be held on Tuesday, December 12th, 2017 at 14:00

Gilman Building, Room 458, Tel Aviv University

 

The event will be held in English.

 

Event hosts:

The Lester and Sally Entin Faculty of Humanities

The Stephen Roth Institute for the Study of Antisemitism and Racism

With the support of Theodor 'Zev' Weiss, Founder, Holocaust Educational Foundation

 

For more information please visit:

http://humanities1.tau.ac.il/roth/events