"The Founders of Israel and Their Relevance Today: David Ben Gurion," Lecture by Anita Shapira
Butler Board Room
PLEASE NOTE: Location now changed to Butler Board Room
Dr. Anita Shapira will present, "Ben Gurion: Leadership and the Shaping of History" the second lecture in the series "The Founders of Israel and their Relevance Today" about David Ben-Gurion, Israel's first prime minister. Shapira is professor emerita of Tel Aviv University, senior fellow at the Israel Democracy Institute, and the founder ...more
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American University and the Embassy of Bulgaria present a special screening of "The Optimists: The Story of the Rescue of Bulgarian Jews from the Holocaust," with Her Excellency Elena Poptodorova, Bulgarian Ambassador to the United States, and the film's director, Jacky Comforty.
"The Optimists" tells the dramatic story of how Bulgarian ...more
German Restitutions to Israel: Transitional Justice and Public Debate
Mary Graydon Conference Room 5
Professor Norbert Frei (University of Jena, Germany) will discuss "German Restitutions to Israel: Transitional Justice and Public Debate." Cosponsored by AU Center for Israel Studies, Jewish Studies Program and the United States Holocaust Memorial Museum.