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Primo Levi, upon the Centenary of his Birth: An Evening Commemorating the Author on Holocaust Remembrance Day

Event Type
Lecture
Sponsor
Holocaust, Genocide, and Memory Studies; Program in Jewish Culture & Society
Location
Levis Faculty Center, Room 210 (919 W. Illinois St., Urbana)
Date
May 1, 2019   7:00 pm  
Contact
Brett Kaplan
E-Mail
bakaplan@illinois.edu
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Originating Calendar
Campus Humanities Calendar

This Yom Ha' Shoah (Holocaust Remembrance Day) and on the 100th anniversary of his birth, we are honoring the life and work of Italian author and Holocaust survivor, Primo Levi. The evening will feature readings by Kirsten Wynne Pullen (Theatre) and Philip Phillips (Physics) and brief commentaries by Jonathan Druker (Italian, ISU) and Eleonora Stoppino (French & Italian).

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