War, Revolution and Jewish Life in Russia: A Symposium

War, Revolution and Jewish Life in Russia: A Symposium

King Library 320
3-5 p.m. – Friday, Nov. 3

Presented by the Havighurst Center for Russian and Post-Soviet Studies, this symposium expands upon the Havighurst Special Collections and Blavatnik Archive exhibits by bringing three leading scholars on Jewish History to campus for special lectures.

  • Jeffrey Veidlinger, University of Michigan, A Kind of Victory? The Return of Jews to Small-Town Ukraine
  • Anna Shternshis, University of Toronto, 'And Then I Killed Him': Red Army Soldiers Speak of the End of the Holocaust
  • Eugene Avrutin, University of Illinois, A Tale of Two Murders: The Velizh and Beilis Blood Libel Cases

For the full list of exhibits and events recognizing the 100th anniversary of the Russian Revolution, click here.