Memory & Contemporary: Program | November 6, Tempe Campus

pre-symposium | Nov. 6-Tempe | Nov. 7-Tempe | Nov. 7-West | Nov. 8-Tempe | Nov. 8-West | post-symposium


Sunday, November 6 | Tempe campus

noon-1:45 p.m. | Memorial Union, Turquoise Room (220) Public Session A: Filmic Prelude "The Klezmatics – On Holy Ground" Erik Greenberg-Anjou's 2010 documentary film on the rebirth of U.S.-East European-Yiddish musical memory

2-2:30 p.m. | Memorial Union, Turquoise Room (220) Welcome and Introduction Hava Tirosh-Samuelson Director, Center for Jewish Studies | Arizona State University Elizabeth Langland Vice Provost & Dean, New College of Interdisciplinary Arts & Sciences | Arizona State University Martin Beck Matuštík Co-Director, Center for Critical Inquiry & Cultural Studies | Arizona State University

2:30-4:15 p.m. | Memorial Union, Turquoise Room (220) Session I: Counter-Redemptive Memory moderator: Joel Gereboff School of Historical, Philosophical & Religious Studies | Arizona State University

The Afterdeath of the Holocaust Lawrence L. Langer English, emeritus | Simmons College

Counter Redemptive Writing and the Fourth Stage of Holocaust Historiography Sandor Goodhart Interdisciplinary Program in Classics | Purdue University

4:15-4:45 p.m. break

4:45-6:15 p.m. | Memorial Union, Turquoise Room (220) Session II: Connective Memories: Dreams, Mediascapes, Journeys of Return moderator: Hava Tirosh-Samuelson Director, Center for Jewish Studies | Arizona State University

Joint Presentation Marianne Hirsch English & Comparative Literature | Columbia University Leo Spitzer History | Dartmouth College & Columbia University

6:15-6:45 p.m. break

6:45-8:30 p.m. reception & dinner | presenters and invited guests


pre-symposium | Nov. 6-Tempe | Nov. 7-Tempe | Nov. 7-West | Nov. 8-Tempe | Nov. 8-West | post-symposium