Speakers include scholars from Trinity College, Northwestern University, Tulane University, and New York University.
9:00 a.m. Registration | 10 a.m. Keynote Address | 1:30 p.m. Panel Presentation
Samuel D. Kassow, PhD, of Trinity College and author of the 2007 book Who Will Write Our History? Rediscovering a Hidden Archive from the Warsaw Ghetto, will deliver the morning keynote address for this symposium focusing on contemporary issues in Holocaust Studies. Daniel Greene, PhD, of Northwestern University will serve as moderator of the afternoon panel presentation, which will include Sarah Cramsey, PhD, of Tulane University, and Barbara Kirshenblatt-Gimblett, PhD, of New York University.
A new documentary film based on Kassow’s book will screen in Solomon Victory Theater at 6:00 p.m. on the evening of the symposium.
This program is free and open to the public, but please RSVP to attend.
This symposium is presented by Jordan Bleznick in memory of his mother Rozlyn Bleznick.
Additional support is provided by The Cahn Family Foundation and The Jewish Endowment Foundation of Louisiana.