Beyond Numbers: Creating A Personal History of the Holocaust
Monday, October 29, 2012 : 4:00pm to 6:00pm
University Park Campus
Doheny Memorial Library
Friends of the USC Libraries Lecture Hal
Panelists will discuss the recently published 'Encyclopedia of Camps and Ghettos, Volume II: Ghettos in German-Occupied Eastern Europe' (Martin Dean, ed.) and 'The Diary of Samuel Golfard and the Holocaust in Galicia' (Wendy Lower, author).
Both projects are of the Center for Advanced Holocaust Studies at the United States Holocaust Memorial Museum. They also will address the role of the testimonies of the USC Shoah Foundation Institute in historical research.
Panelists include Wolf Gruner, Shapell-Guerin Chair in Jewish Studies USC, Martin Dean, Center for Advanced Holocaust Studies, Crispin Brooks, Curator USC Shoah Foundation Institute for Visual History and Education, and Wendy Lower, John K Roth Professor of History Claremont McKenna College.