MillerComm Lecture Series

Anti-Semitism in Poland After Auschwitz

Tuesday, October 9th, 2007
Jan Gross
7:30 pm

Third Floor, Levis Faculty Center 919 West Illinois Street Urbana

Event Description

Jan Gross addresses the politics and memory of anti-Jewish violence in Poland after the Holocaust. Commenting on Polish-Jewish relations in the immediate postwar period, as well as on the ways in which Polish society has attempted to confront and master its own past, Gross considers questions of inter-ethnic conflict and genocide, institutions of social memory and national identity, and neighborly politics.
Hosted by: Program in Jewish Culture and Society

In conjunction with: Department of Anthropology, Department of Germanic Languages and Literatures, Department of History, Department of Political Science, Department of Sociology, European Union Center, Illinois Program for Research in the Humanities, Program for the Study of Religion, Russian, East European, and Eurasian Center, Unit for Criticism and Interpretive Theory, Champaign-Urbana Jewish Federation

WILL-AM580 FOCUS interview with Jan Gross

Jan Gross

Krouse Family Visiting Scholar, University of Illinois and Department of History, Princeton University