Holocaust Memorial Lecture: 'Lost' Between Memory and History: Writing the Holocaust for the Next Generation
Young Student Center - Young Student Center
Thursday, October 03, 2013 · 7:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
Professor Mendelsohn, author of "The Lost" will explore the meaning of the Holocaust as both a historical and literary event as time passes and the event belongs to a new generation of writers, and readers, who no longer have direct contact with the event itself.
Free and open to the public
Daniel Mendelsohn, is an internationally known bestselling author and award-winning critic and essayist. His New York Times Best Seller, The Lost: A Search for Six of Six Million, is the story of his search for the truth behind his family’s tragic past during the Holocaust.
Join us for this evocative evening with a master writer.
This event is part of the Cohen Center event series.
To request accommodations for a disability, please contact the coordinator at least two weeks prior to the event.