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Through the Dark Valley: Primo Levi’s Auschwitz Liberation Testimony

When: January 26, 2020 3:00 PM to 4:30 PM
Where: Miami Beach Regional Library
227 22nd Street
Miami Beach, FL 33179
Organizer: daniel reed
Contact: Daniel Reed at dreed@gmjf.org (305-538-1663)
Cost: Free
Summary: A part of the Holocaust Memorial Miami Beach Holocaust Education Week, this lecture is in honor of the 75th anniversary of the liberation of Auschwitz.
2020-01-26 15:00:00 2020-01-26 16:30:00 America/New_York Through the Dark Valley: Primo Levi’s Auschwitz Liberation Testimony A part of the Holocaust Memorial Miami Beach Holocaust Education Week, this lecture is in honor of the 75th anniversary of the liberation of Auschwitz. (http://jewishmiami.org/events/HEW_primo_levi_auschwitz__testimony) Miami Beach Regional Library daniel reed dreed@gmjf.org

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Seventy-five years after the liberation of Auschwitz, the testimonial works of Primo Levi occupy a central role in the preservation of the memory of the Holocaust. This lecture aims to illuminate key aspects of the works of Primo Levi on the experience of Auschwitz and to celebrate his enduring testimony of the catastrophe. This lecture will be presented by Professor Nicola Gavioli of Florida International University who has witness literature as a research focus.

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Miami Beach Regional Library

227 22nd Street

Miami Beach, FL 33179

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  • 2020-01-26 15:00:00 2020-01-26 16:30:00 America/New_York Through the Dark Valley: Primo Levi’s Auschwitz Liberation Testimony A part of the Holocaust Memorial Miami Beach Holocaust Education Week, this lecture is in honor of the 75th anniversary of the liberation of Auschwitz. (http://jewishmiami.org/events/HEW_primo_levi_auschwitz__testimony) Miami Beach Regional Library, Miami Beach, FL 33179 daniel reed dreed@gmjf.org
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