34th Annual Holocaust & Genocide Lecture Series, Spring 2017 TBA

Lecture Series Poster 2015A Century of Genocide

Spring 2017 Schedule TBA

January - May, 2017
Tuesdays from 4:00PM-5:50PM in
Warren Auditorium (Ives Hall 101)

SSU Students

POLS 307, Perspectives on the Holocaust and Genocide counts as upper-division General Education credit under GE category D5.

Lecture Series Coordinator

Professor Diane Parness

Sponsors

The Holocaust Lecture Series is sponsored by the Alliance for the Study of the Holocaust and Genocide, The Paul V. Benko Holocaust Education Endowment, the Armenian Genocide Memorial Lecture Fund, the Adele Zygielbaum Endowment, the Thomas Family Foundation, the Center for the Study of the Holocaust and Genocide, the Sonoma State Students’ Instructionally Related Activities (IRA) Fund and the Jewish Community Federation (JCF) of San Francisco, the Peninsula,Marin and Sonoma Counties.

Parking

A daily parking permit ($5.00) is required 24hrs. Daily permits are not valid in reserve lots. Some permit machines accept quarters only.

Video Archives

Many of our lectures are archived on the Holocaust Lecture Series playlist on YouTube.

Spring 2016 Schedule Of Lectures

January 26: BETWEEN CULTURE & POLITICS: JEWISH LIFE IN INTERWAR EUROPLE
Professor Nick Underwood, University of Colorado, Boulder

February 2: THE CONCEPT OF GENOCIDE
Professor Myrna Goodman, Ph. D., Sonoma State University

February 9: KARSKI AND THE LORDS OF HUMANITY
Slawomir Grunberg, filmmaker
Adele Zygielbaum Memorial Lecture

February 16: THE ARMENIAN GENOCIDE
Professor Sergio La Porta, Ph. D., CSU Fresno Armenian Studies Program
Armenian Genocide Memorial Grove

February 23: THE DAYMARE: A SECOND GENERATION STORY
Professor Elaine Leeder, Ph.D., Sonoma State University

March 1: THE CAMBODIAN GENOCIDE
Dr. Song Tan

March 8: CLIMATE CHANGE, BORDER REGIONS, & THE GENOCIDE IMPULSE
Professor Alex Avarez, Ph.D., Northern Arizona University
Underwritten by Lillian and Dennis Judd

March 15: SPRING BREAK (campus closed)

March 22: GENDER AND GENOCIDE
Professor Carol Rittner, RSM, Distinguished Professor Emerita of Holocaust & Genocide Studies
and the Dr. Marsha Raticoff Grossman, Professor of Holocaust Studies, Stockton University

March 29: GENERATIONS OF MEMORY: VIOLENCE, ACTIVISM, MEMORY
AND TRANSITIONAL JUSTICE IN ARGENTINA
Professor Kerry Whigham, New York University

April 5: BECOMING EVIL
Professor James Waller, Ph.D., Cohen Endowed Chair of Holcaust and Genocide Studies, Keene State College

April 12: PERSPECTIVES ON INTERNATIONAL WAR CRIMES
Professor Eric Williams, Ph.D., Sonoma State Univerisity

April 19: THE BOSNIAN GENOCIDE - PAST, PRESENT AND FUTURE
Irfan Mirza, Voices of the Bosnian Genocide

April 26: A SURVIVOR'S STORY
Hans Angress

May 3: HITLER'S FURIES: GERMAN WOMEN IN THE NAZI KILLING FIELDS
Professor Wendy Lower, Ph.D., John K. Roth, Professor of History, Claremont McKenna College
Underwritten by Pearl and David Furman in memory of Ruth Mruvka and Gussie and Edward Furman