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Phantom Geographies in Representations of the Holocaust - March 22nd at 4 PM

Join us for a lecture by 2017-2018 Katz Research Fellow in Genocide Studies Kathryn Brackney (Yale University) about "otherworldliness" in Holocuast testimonies. 


Annual Shapiro Scholar Lecture: Holocaust History and Survivor Testimony - March 29th at 11:30 AM

Join us for a public lecture by leading Holocaust scholar Christopher R. Browning (2017-2018 Shapiro Scholar in Residence) entitled "Holocaust History and Survivor Testimony: The Case of the Starachowice Factory Slave Labor Camps". Lunch will be served after the lecture.


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February 6, 2018

The future of Polish-Israeli relations can be driven by compassion and forgiveness, or a retreat behind walls of fossilized antisemitism, essentialist prejudice, nationalistic egotism, and fear.

By Maria Zalewska

Latest Center News

  • March 7, 2018
    Philippe Sands, Professor of Law and Director of the Centre on International Courts and Tribunals at University College London, gave a public lecture at the USC Gould School of Law focusing on his recent book "East West Street: On the Origins of 'Genocide' and 'Crimes Against Humanity'".
  • March 7, 2018
    Two of the three Center Summer 2017 research fellows gathered to publicly present and discuss their research using the USC Shoah Foundation Visual History Archive (VHA).
  • March 2, 2018
    The USC Shoah Foundation Center for Advanced Genocide Research invites research proposals from USC undergraduate students and USC graduate students for the inaugural Beth and Arthur Lev Student Research Fellowship.