Join us for an intriguing conversation between Professor Michael Weingrad and special guest Ruth Franklin, literary critic and author of "A Thousand Darknesses: Lies and Truth in Holocaust Fiction." They will discuss aspects of Holocaust portrayal in fantasy literature and how writers have wrestled with the ethical and aesthetic challenges involved. There will be a question and answer period.
This event is free with prior registration and will be held on Zoom.
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The 2021 Lokey Program is presented by the Harold Schnitzer Family Program in Judaic Studies at Portland State University with the generous support of Lorry I. Lokey, and a grant from the Jerry & Helen Stern Grandchildren's Fund at the Oregon Jewish Community Foundation.
Sponsor: The Harold Schnitzer Family Program in Judaic Studies at Portland State University with the generous support of Lorry I. Lokey