UPCOMING JEWISH STUDIES EVENTS
1) Music and Middle East Pain: "The Death of Klinghoffer" (1991)
Lecture by Composer Tamar Muskal
Thursday, February 19, 2015 at 4:00 PM
2) Film Screening: The Last of the Unjust (Dir. Claude Lanzmann)
Followed by a discussion with Jewish Studies Faculty
Tuesday, March 5, 4:30PM-6:45PM
Light refreshments will be served
The Last of the Unjust (2013) is a French documentary directed by Claude Lanzmann (Shoah) based on interviews with Rabbi Benjamin Murmelstein. Murmelstein was the Chief Rabbi of Vienna and worked closely with Eichmann. He was the last head of the Jewish Council (Judenrat) in the Theresienstadt concentration camp. Accused of collaboration after the war, he lived out his life in exile, in Rome.
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