Lecture: "Memory, Understanding, Forgiveness: Primo Levi and His German Readers"


Location: 216 DeBartolo Hall

Vittorio Montemaggi, assistant professor in the Department of Romance Languages and Literatures at the University of Notre Dame, presents “Memory, Understanding, Forgiveness: Primo Levi and His German Readers.”

This lecture is part of “Remembrance: The Holocaust in a Global Context,” a special series of lectures, films, and gallery talks commemorating the 70th anniversary of the liberation of Auschwitz.

Presented by The Department of German and Russian in cooperation with The Department of Theology, The Nanovic Institute for European Studies, The Center for Civil and Human Rights, The Kroc Institute for International Peace Studies, The Program in Religion and Literature, and The Institute for Scholarship in the Liberal Arts.

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