When is it appropriate to use terms that are reminiscent of a specific history? And how do we compare the histories of various communities without trivializing each one’s suffering?
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Guest lecturer Dr. Dan J. Puckett’s will lead this discussion. Dr. Puckett’s research interests are in the Holocaust and Southern Jewish history, and he has published numerous books and articles on this topic. Dr. Puckett teaches at Troy University in Troy, Alabama.
This the first in a series of three Community Conversations happening in the summer 2019. A presenter will introduce the topic, then attendees will break into groups to have moderated, small group discussions.
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Holocaust Center Community Conversations Series: The Jim Crow South and Nazi Racial Science
Thursday, Jul. 18, 2019 @ 5:30 PM - 6:30 PM
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