The University of Massachusetts Amherst

Past Events

Past Events
Jan 30, 2018 - Jan 31, 2018

Prof. Steven E. Aschheim lectures

1/30 Amherst College, 1/31 UMass IHGMS
4:30 pm

Professor Steven E. Aschheim (Hebrew University of Jerusalem) will present two lectures in Amherst: "The 'Dialectic of Enlightenment' Revisited" and "Empathy and the Task of the Historian in the Face of Genocide"

Prof. Steven E. Aschheim lectures

1/30 Amherst College, 1/31 UMass IHGMS
6:00 pm

Professor Steven E. Aschheim (Hebrew University of Jerusalem) will present two lectures in Amherst: "The 'Dialectic of Enlightenment' Revisited" and "Empathy and the Task of the Historian in the Face of Genocide"

Jan 31, 2018

Steven E. Aschheim (Jerusalem): Lecture "Empathy and the Task of the Historian in the Face of Genocide"

31 January 4:30pm at UMass IHGMS (Institute for Holocaust, Genocide, and Memory Studies)
4:30 pm

Professor Steven E. Aschheim (Hebrew University of Jerusalem) will present two lectures in Amherst:...
Dec 15, 2017
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Between Jews and Nazis: the Grey Zone of Consciousness


2:00 pm

Amos Goldberg is the chair of the Department of Jewish History and Contemporary Jewry at the Hebrew University of Jerusalem. His main field of research is Holocaust history and memory. Among his...
Dec 6, 2017
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Zohar Maor (Bar Ilan University) on Martin Buber

Institute for Holocaust, Genocide, and Memory Studies, UMass Amherst, 758 North Pleasant Street
5:00 pm

Information is forthcoming.
Dec 5, 2017
Jennifer Hansen Glucklich

Holocaust Memory Reframed: Museums and Challenges of Misrepresentation

Herter Hall 227
2:30 pm

In this presentation, Jennifer Hansen-Glucklich, assistant professor of German from the University of Mary Washington, will discuss ways in which three museums commemorate the Holocaust: Yad Vashem...

Holocaust Memory Reframed: Museums and the Challenges Of Representation

227 Herter Hall
2:30 pm

In this presentation, Professor Jennifer Hansen-Glucklich will discuss ways in which three museums commemorate the Holocaust – Yad Vashem in Jerusalem; the Jewish Museum Berlin; and the United...
Nov 14, 2017
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Sisters of the Resistance: American Women Who Joined the French Resistance

IHGMS, 758 North Pleasant Street, Amherst, MA
5:00 pm

Alex Kershaw...