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College of Arts & Sciences
Jewish Studies Program

The Politics of the Holocaust and Holocaust Education in Contemporary Europe

Friday, March 25, 2011 -
10:00am to 4:30pm

Morning Panel
Time: 10 a.m. – 12 p.m.
“Contemporary European Struggles with the Holocaust and Education”

Dr. Kristina Stefanic-Brown
Dr. Deborah Michaels
Siranush Chubaryan
Dr. Doyle Stevick

Afternoon Events

Time: 1:30 p.m. – 2:45 p.m.
Dr. Monique Eckmann
International Task Force on the Holocaust
“The Role of History and Memory in Intercultural Dialogue: Research on an Experimental Encounter-Program with Israeli Jews and Palestinians from Israel”

Time: 3:00 p.m. – 4:30 p.m.
Dr. Dovid Katz
Founder of Yiddish Studies at Oxford University
“New Incarnations of Old Demons in Eastern Europe: The Prague Declaration, the Double Genocide theory and the Holocaust Obfuscation movement”

Place: Sumwalt Room 305

These events are free and open to the public

[Sponsored by: The Office of International and Comparative Education, The Walker Institute of International and Area Studies, The Jewish Studies Program, The European Studies Program, The Russian-Eurasian Studies Program, and The Linguistics Program]