Monday, May 15, 2017

KEAN UNIVERSITY SUMMER INSTITUTE FOR HOLOCAUST STUDIES NOW REGISTERING

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Large-Scale Violence and Its Aftermaths Summer Institute
WHEN: June 25-29, 2017
WHERE:
Kean University, 1000 Morris Ave., Union
For tuition, click HERE

Kean University's Master of Arts in Holocaust and Genocides Studies Program invites scholars, practitioners and human rights advocates to a multi-day summer institute in June, titled Large-Scale Violence and Its Aftermaths.

  • Sunday-Monday, June 25-26: Conference to Explore Large-Scale Violence in the United States
  • Tuesday-Thursday, June 27-29: Working Groups to Examine Large-Scale Violence Around the World

Participants of the summer institute will explore tested and contested means of dealing with collective violence and atrocities against vulnerable communities, including crimes against humanity, war crimes and genocide. Non-state, civil-society alternatives that could secure and/or transform future societies will also be examined.

​T​o register, visit grad.kean.edu/mahgs-conference. Discounts are available for students and for those attending both segments of the summer institute.

Questions? Contact Dennis Klein, Ph.D., director of Kean's M.A. in Holocaust and Genocide Studies Program, at (908) 737-0256 or dklein@kean.edu.

Co-organized by Kean University's Master of Arts in Holocaust and Genocide Studies Program, the Auschwitz Institute for Peace and Reconciliation, and the Cardozo Law School’s Human Rights and Atrocity Prevention Clinic, with support by Kean University​'s​ Human Rights Institute​, ​Jewish Studies​ Program and ​Office​ of Academic Affairs.​