"Reckonings: History, Memory, and Extrajudicial Violence in Global Perspective"

"Reckonings: History, Memory, and Extrajudicial Violence in Global Perspective"

April 18, 2017 - 6:00pm
Where: 
Liberal Arts Building 101
Price: 
Free and open to the public
Contact:
Andrew Ross andrew.ross@usm.edu 601.266.5858

Dept. of History and Dale Center for the Study of War & Society in partnership with the U.S. Holocaust Memorial Museum present "Reckonings: History, Memory, and Extrajudicial Violence in Global Perspective"This panel brings together three scholars for a public discussion about the involvement of ordinary citizens in discrimination and violence against minority groups in three historical contexts: the Jim Crow South, the Holocaust and the Vietnam War. This event is free and open to the public. This program is part of the United States Holocaust Memorial Museum’s “Extrajudicial Violence and Questions of Complicity” series made possible by the Campus Outreach Lecture Program of the Museum’s Jack, Joseph and Morton Mandel Center for Advanced Holocaust Studies. Generous support was provided by the Jerome A. Yavitz Charitable Foundation, Inc., as well as Arlyn S. and Stephen H Cypen. Partners at The University of Southern Mississippi include the College of Arts and Letters and the Dale Center for the Study of War and Society. For more information, call 601.266.5858.