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Witnessing, Remembering, and Writing the Holocaust

Tuesday, December 6, 2016 - 5:30pm
(Pacific Time)

University of Pennsylvania, The Kislak Center, Van Pelt-Dietrich Library

3420 Walnut Street, 6th Floor
Philadelphia, PA 19104
United States

A talk by Professor Liliane Weissberg at University of Pennsylvania

University of Pennsylvania
The Kislak Center, Van Pelt-Dietrich Library
3420 Walnut Street, 6th Floor

Please join Professor Liliane Weissberg (Christopher H. Brown Distinguished Professor in the School of Arts & Sciences, Professor of German and Comparative Literature, and Recipient of the USC Shoah Foundation Rutman Fellowship for Research and Teaching) for a talk that draws on Professor Weissberg’s own family history and the partnership between Penn and USC Shoah Foundation. Through the Penn Libraries, the University of Pennsylvania became the first institution in Pennsylvania to provide access to the USC Shoah Foundation Visual History Archive, a collection of over 54,000 video testimonies of survivors and witnesses of the Holocaust and other genocides.

Refreshments will be served. Please RSVP at cagr@usc.edu.

This program is supported by Lori Rutman Fife, in memory of her parents Sherry and Henry Rutman, and the Penn Libraries.

 

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