Conference: Sexual Violence in the Context of the Holocaust, Genocide and War (Montreal, October 15, 2018)

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Sexual Violence in the Context of the Holocaust, Genocide and War

 

Date: October 15, 2018, 1:30PM

 

Location: McGill University, Montréal, Canada

(McGill Faculty Club, 3450 McTavish Street, Montréal, QC)

 

An academic conference presented by the Azrieli Foundation’s Holocaust Survivor Memoirs Program in partnership with the McGill Centre for Human Rights & Legal Pluralism.

 

The conference will include two sessions:

 

Session 1: Sexual Violence in War and Genocide

Discussants:

René Provost (McGill University)

Tommy Curry (Texas A&M University)

Na’ama Shik (Yad Vashem)

Myriam Denov (McGill University)

 

Session 2: Sexual Violence and Holocaust Testimony: A Case Study of Buried Words: The Diary of Molly Applebaum

Discussants:

Jan Grabowski (University of Ottawa)

Deborah Barton (Université de Montréal)

Sophia Koukoui (Université de Montréal)

Ariela Freedman (Concordia University)

 

Registration recommended to guarantee your seat. To register, contact catherine@azrielifoundation.org.

 

This conference is open to scholars and students.

 

The Azrieli Foundation’s Holocaust Survivor Memoirs Program is a not-for-profit program established to preserve and share the memoirs of those who survived the twentieth-century Nazi genocide of the Jews of Europe and later made their way to Canada.

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