PastForward Digests

Current Issue

Changing the World through Testimony

Inside this issue:

  • The Killer Within: What the Act of Killing brings to our understanding of violence
  • Big Data & Humanity: How scholars can harness big data to learn, teach, and heal
  • Changing the World through Testimony: Twenty years after the first testimonies were taken, the Visual History Archive is reaching even more people

The annual digest of USC Shoah Foundation, PastForward contains articles written by researchers, teachers, students and more who are interacting with the testimonies in the Visual History Archive, as well as letters from founder Steven Spielberg and Executive Director Stephen Smith.

The publication launched in 2001 as an Institute newsletter. In 2010, it was rebranded as an academic digest.