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Yom HaShoah: Legacies of the Holocaust: Antisemitism in the 20th and 21st Centuries on Thursday, April 8th at 6pm

Dr. Amy Simon of Michigan State University will explore the legacy of the hatred of Jews during the Holocaust and how and why it continues to impact the globe. She will also address the current impact of the evolution of antisemitism on perceptions of Zionism and anti-Zionism.

This program is presented by the Israel Center @ the J in partnership with the Eastern Michigan University Center for Jewish Studies and the University of Michigan Frankel Center for Judaic Studies. Dr. Martin Shichtman, director of the EMU Center for Jewish Studies and professor in the EMU Department of English will introduce Dr. Simon, and Dr. Jeff Veidlinger, the Joseph Brodsky Collegiate Professor of History and Judaic Studies and Director of the Frankel Center for Judaic Studies will moderate the question and answer period. There is no charge to participate. Click here to register online or call (734) 971-0990 between 9:00 a.m. and 5:00 p.m.