2016 Albert & Liese Eckstein Scholar-in-Residence Lectures

The Albert and Liese Eckstein Scholar-in-Residence program is made possible through an endowment established by the late Dr. Albert and Mrs. Liese Eckstein, with additional contributions from the Eckstein family and Friends of Jewish Studies. The program features annual lectures by experts - professors, authors, and others - in the field of Jewish Studies.

Lynn RapaportLynn Rapaport Henry Snyder Professor of Sociology, Pomona College

February 1, 2016 | two public lectures | reserve my seat

The Holocaust in Popular Culture: A Close Look at Schindler's List
10:30 a.m. | ASU Tempe campus | Lattie F. Coor Hall, room 4401

Anti-Semitism on College Campuses
7 p.m. | Cutler✡Plotkin Jewish Heritage Center | 122 East Culver Street, Phoenix

Lynn Rapaport is the author of Jews in Germany after the Holocaust: Memory, Identity, and Jewish-German Relations—which won the 1998 Most Distinguished Publication Award in the Sociology of Religion from the American Sociological Association. She is currently working on a project about the portrayal of Holocaust in American popular culture from the 1940s to present day. 

Directions and Map to Community Lecture
The Cutler✡Plotkin Jewish Heritage Center is located east of the Burton Barr Phoenix Public Library. Take 2nd Street south from McDowell.

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