Jul. 27, 2016— A SHAYNA MAIDEL, by Barbara Lebow Presented in partnership with VU Theater Neely Auditorium | Purchase tickets here Directed by Santiago Sosa, Guest Faculty Director November 4, 5, 10, 11, 12 @ 8pm, November 6 @ 2pm Two sisters are suddenly reunited after a 20-year separation. The distance between them has been more than simply geographic,...
Sep. 22, 2015—The 38th Annual Holocuast Lecture Series will explore the mulitfaceted entanglments of gender and genocide.
Sep. 22, 2015—Etty is a one-woman play based on the diaries and letters of Etty Hillesum, adapted and performed by Susan Stein and directed by Austin Pendleton.
Sep. 22, 2015—"The role of German women in Hitler’s war can no longer be understood as their mobilization and victimization on the home front..."
Sep. 22, 2015—Winner of the 2015 Academy Award for Best Foreign Language Film, Ida is a Polish feature film directed by Paweł Pawlikowski and written by Pawlikowski and Rebecca Lenkiewicz.
Sep. 22, 2015—Inge Auerbacher was born in Germany in 1935 and spent three years between seven and ten years of age in the Terezin (Theresienstadt) concentration camp in Czechoslovakia.
Sep. 22, 2015—Shame-filled and stigma-fearing silences, sexism, and the nonrecognition of sexual violence as more and other than violent sex have contributed to the marginalization if not outright omission of the occurrences and functions of sexual violence in genocides from Nazi-occupied Europe to 1990s Bosnia