Holocaust Awareness Week
School of Journalism Associate Professor Laurel Leff will provide the keynote lecture, entitled “Well Worth Saving’: How American Universities Selected Faculty Fleeing Nazi-Era Europe,” for this year’s Northeastern Holocaust Commemoration, which kicks off Holocaust Awareness Week, which runs from April 8-11, 2013.
Holocaust Awareness Week will also feature National Book Critics Circle Award winner Daniel Mendelsohn, keynote speaker and author of the international bestseller The Lost: A Search for Six of Six Million.
All Holocaust Awareness Week events are presented by the Northeastern Humanities Center and Northeastern’s Holocaust Awareness Committee. For more information, visit the 2013 Holocaust Awareness Week website.