KHRCA- Through My Parents' Eyes: Second Generation Memories of WWII

Start Date: March 05 2017 - 01:00 PM

End Date: March 05 2017 - 03:00 PM

Audience: General Public Event

Category: Community

Location: KHRCA A-202


Through My Parent's Eyes: Second Generation Memories of WWII.

Sunday, March 5th, 2017 at 1:00pm.

Drs. Bebe and Owen Bernstein Lecture. Lecturers: Dr. Alisse Waterson and Dr. Barbara Rylko-Bauer. Conversation with Dr. Alisse Waterston, author of "My Father's Wars: Migration, Memory, and the Violence of a Century" and Dr. Barbara Rylko-Bauer, author of "A Polish Doctor in the Nazi Camps: My Mother's Memories of Imprisonment, Immigration, and a Life Remade" Waterston, professor at John Jay College of Criminal Justice CUNY, uses her anthropology background in this account of her Polish Jewish father's journey during the Holocaust. Rylko-Bauer, a medical anthropologist and adjunct associate professor at Michigan State University, discusses her Polish Catholic mother's resistance and wartime experiences.

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