Holocaust and Genocide Center Events


SUNDAY, OCTOBER 13 | 2:00 – 4:00PM

Bristol Community College | Room TBA
Connecticut Opera Company - “The Emperor of Atlantis”
Der Kaiser Von Atlantis Oder Die Tod - Verweiggerung is one-act opera by Viktor Ullmann with a libretto by Peter Kien.

FRIDAY, OCTOBER 18 | 12:30 - 1:45 PM

Bristol Community College | Room TBA
Lunch Lecture - “Racial Prophylaxis: Jim Crow and Nazi Race Laws”
Keynote speaker: Dr. Kathleen Pearle, Dean of the Division of Social Science and Education at Bristol Community College.

WEDNESDAY, OCTOBER 23 | 12:30 - 1:45 PM

Bristol Community College | Room TBA
Lunch Lecture - “The Armenian Genocide and the German Connection”
Keynote speaker: Manya Bark, independent Holocaust scholar and instructor at the Second Half Institute of Fall River.

FRIDAY, OCTOBER 25 | 9 AM - 2:30PM

Bristol Community College | Jackson Arts Center - Room 209
Echoes & Reflection Conference - “Immigration and the Holocaust”
Echoes & Reflections provides educators an opportunity to explore the history of Jewish refugees and link the lessons of intolerance, apathy, and indifference to how we perceive today’s refugee crisis.

WEDNESDAY, NOVEMBER 13 | 12:30 - 1:45 PM

Bristol Community College | Room TBA
Lunch Lecture - “Preserving Czech-Jewish History: Honorable Friendship During the Holocaust”
Keynote speaker: Dr. Ilana Offenberger, Professor of Holocaust History, UMASS/ Dartmouth.