Gershom Gorenberg will be speaking on March 4 at Ithaca College on Jerusalem and the Israeli-Palestinian conflict.
He is the author of The Accidental Empire: Israel and the Birth of the Settlements, 1967-1977 (Times Books). Based on previously...
Thursday, November 5, 2009
Marjorie Agosín, Latina author, activist, and professor of Latin American Studies at Wellesley College, will read from two of her works: A Cross and a Star, a memoir of her mother's childhood as a Jewish immigrant in a German community in Chile before, during and after World War II, and Anne Frank Poems, lyrical tributes to Anne Frank's courage and individualism. These works are devoted to the Jewish Diaspora experience in Latin America, one that saved Agosín’s family from the perils of Nazi occupied Europe while it situated them in a space of marginality in a Spanish speaking and largely Catholic society.
ROUNDTABLE DISCUSSION: Chilean Arpillera Movement
Engage with this incredible phenomenon of activism by women of the disappeared during the Pinochet regime. Surrounded by the arpilleras themselves, in the Handwerker Gallery, this roundtable will be an inspirational and memorable event!
Featuring Marjorie Agosín, Jennifer Jolly, and Annette Levine
Wednesday, Nov. 4, 6.00 p.m.
Thursday, October 29, 2009, 7:30 p.m., Emerson A. Dr. Gordon J. Horwitz will speak on "Ghettostadt: Łódź and the Making of a Nazi City."
Dr. Gordon J. Horwitz is speaking on October 29, 2009 at 7:30 pm in Emerson A on "Ghettostadt: Łódź and the Making of a Nazi City"