Student-docents Training Workshop at the Institute for Holocaust, Genocide, and Memory Studies
We're very pleased to announce the second Student-docent Training Workshop from 3:00 to 4:30, at the Institute for Holocaust, Genocide, and Memory Studies at the University of Massachusetts Amherst. In this workshop for high school and university students, we will offer a training session for st
Encounters with Nobel Laureates and Other Jewish Writers
The Institute for Holocaust, Genocide, and Memory Studies at UMass Amherst and The Department of English at UMass Amherst are very pleased to present Jules Chametzky, Professor Emeritus of English and Judaic Studies reading and discussing his new book OUT OF BROWNSVILLE: Encounters with Nobe
Memory, War and Translation: In Diamond Square by Mercè Rodoreda
A Lecture by Peter Bush
From the vantage point of the 1950s, Mercè Rodoreda’s heroine recounts her harsh experience in Barcelona of the coming of the Second Republic, civil war and dictatorship. In Diamond Square is a working-class woman’s narrative of resilience and devastation on the home front.