Dec 5, 2012
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...
Nov 28, 2012
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...
Oct 9, 2012
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...
Oct 1, 2012
This collection contains nearly 600 pages of depositions, photos, and German war records gathered by American soldiers and prosecutors as the Allies pushed through Germany in 1945. They include...
Sep 5, 2012
Hannah Pollin-Galay holds a B.A. from Columbia University in English and Yiddish literature and an M.A. in Jewish history from Tel Aviv University. She is currently pursuing a Ph.D. in history at...
Aug 22, 2012
In this half-day workshop, conducted at the Institute in the exhibition hall, student-docents studied in depth both the origins of and teaching approaches to the permanent exhibition, “A Reason to...
Jun 14, 2012
The Film-story of American Rescue during the Holocaust...
May 4, 2012 - May 6, 2012
The Yiddish Book Center, Applebaum-Driker Theater