Northeastern’s president sponsors a community commemoration that traditionally took place in the morning and features a faculty talk and a presentation by the Gideon Klein scholar.
Gideon Klein Scholar Presentation
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Concert on Nazi censorship of the arts
"The Dialectic of Terezin"
Website on musical activities at Terezin
"Viktor Ullmann's Years in Theresienstadt"
"Satire and Symbolism in Viktor Ullmann's opera 'Der Kaiser von Atlantis'"
"Frauenstimmen: Women's Voices from Ravensbrück"
"Art of Felix Nussbaum"
"Rebuilding as Refugees: The Story of Three Women Artists Who Escaped Nazi Rule and Found Hope in America"
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"The Meeting and the Personal and Political in Art"
"Background and History of the Survivors of Shoah Visual History Foundation"
Rabbi Marvin Tokayer
"The Fugu Plan"
"With God's Help - One Survivor's Testimony"
Discussion on The Silenced Scream: How the New York Times Muffled News of the Holocaust
"For the Living: The Power of Survivor Testimonies at Northeastern "
"The Holocaust, History, and Memory"
"Well Worth Saving: How American Universities Selected Faculty Fleeing Nazi-era Europe"
Natalie Bormann and Veronica Czatkiewicz
"Postcards from Auschwitz: The Ethics of Visiting Sites of Trauma"
"The Pogrom in Lemberg, 1 July 1941: A Local Atrocity as International History"