2013 Holocaust Lecture Series and Art Exhibition



Spring 2013

70th Anniversary of the Warsaw Uprising Commemoration
Art Exhibition and Lecture Series


Presented by

The George Segal Gallery, College of the Arts, College of Humanities and Social Sciences, Global Education Center, Harry N. Sprague Library, and Jewish American Studies.

Sponsored by


New Jersey State Council on the Arts, John McMullen Family Foundation, and proceeds from the George Segal Gallery Art Connections 8
Some events made possible in part by funding from the New Jersey State Council on the Arts/Department of State, a partner agency of the National Endowment for the Arts.


Israel Bernbaum Painting His Story Art Exhibition

Exhibition Dates:
Tuesday, February 26, 2013- Sunday, April 21, 2013

Gallery Hours
Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday, Sunday: 10:00 a.m. -5:00 p.m.
Thursday: 11:30 a.m. - 7:30 p.m.
Monday and Saturday: Closed

Note: The George Segal Gallery, for the duration of this exhibition only, will be closed Saturdays and open on Sundays to accommodate those patrons who observe Saturday Sabbath.

Schedule of Events

February
Wednesday February 20, 2013 2:30pm – 5:15pm
Film screening: A Film Unfinished
Introduction by Alexios Lykidis, English Department
Brantl Lecture Hall, Dickson Hall

Tuesday February 26, 2013 10:00am – 12:00pm
Lecture: The Aesthetics of Israel Bernbaum's Murals
Batya Brutin, Director of Holocaust Studies and the Israeli Society Program,
Beit Berl Academic College, Israel
George Segal Gallery
Free with MSU ID card; $30 for non-MSU, includes catalog
Register to George Segal Gallery at 973-655-6941

Wednesday February 27, 2013 10:00am – 12:00pm
Lecture: In The Artists Eyes: Art of the Holocaust
Batya Brutin, Director of Holocaust Studies and the Israeli Society Program,
Beit Berl Academic College, Israel
Free with MSU ID card; $30 for non-MSU, includes catalog
George Segal Gallery
Register to George Segal Gallery at 973-655-6941


March
Friday March 1, 2013 10:00am- 12:00pm
Lecture: I am a Star: Child of the Holocaust
Inge Auerbacher, author; book illustrations by Israel Bernbaum
Free with MSU ID card; $30 for non-MSU, includes catalog
George Segal Gallery
Register to George Segal Gallery at 973-655-6941


Tuesday March 19, 2013 2:30pm- 4:00pm
Lecture: Not Like Sheep to the Slaughter: The Range of Resistance to the Holocaust
Rabbi Norman Patz, Philosophy and Religion Department
Cohen Lounge, Dickson Hall

Wednesday March 20, 2013 2:30pm – 5:15pm
Film Screening: Chronicle of the Warsaw Ghetto Uprising According to Marek Edelman
Introduction by Ben Lapp, History Department
Brantl Lecture Hall, Dickson Hall

Thursday March 21, 2013 6:00pm – 7:30 pm
Lecture: We Knew…and Did Nothing: The American Press Covers the Holocaust, 1941-1945
Ron Hollander, English and Journalism Department, Director, Jewish American Studies
George Segal Gallery

April
Tuesday April 9, 2013 7:00pm- 9:00pm
Holocaust Remembrance, Student Competition and Conference
Lecture: The Warsaw Ghetto: History and Memory 70 years later
Samuel Kassow, Trinity College, author "Who Will Write Our History?: Emanuel Ringelblum, the Warsaw Ghetto, and the Oyneg Shabes Archive."
University Hall Room 1060

Student Competition
In commemoration of Holocaust Remembrance Day, the College of Humanities and Social Sciences, Sprague Library and Jewish American Studies, invites all Montclair State University students to participate in a unique competition involving original products (papers, poems, art work, essays, music, curricular units) concerning the Holocaust or the triumph of survivorship of the Holocaust. Submission deadline March 1, 2013 to montesinosl@mail.montclair.edu.

Wednesday April 17, 2013 2:30pm – 5:15pm
Film screening: The Pianist
Introduction by Arthur Simon, English Department
Brantl Lecture Hall, Dickson Hall

Friday April 26, 2013 4:00pm- 6:00pm
Lecture: I Never Saw Another "Butterfly": Music Out of the Holocaust
David Witten, Cali School of Music
Life Hall Room 123


On-going:
Harry N. Sprague Library Exhibit


For further information regarding the exhibition and accompanying art lectures, please contact the George Segal Gallery at 973-655-6941 or 3382.

For further information regarding other lectures, please contact the Global Education Center at 973-655-4185.

Or visit
montclair.edu/segalgallery
montclair.edu/global-education/scholars/lectures-and-forums/

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