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March 13, 1987 - Image 76

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The Detroit Jewish News, 1987-03-13

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Friday, March 13, 1987

THE DETROIT JEWISH NEWS

The B'nai B'rith Hillel
Foundation at the University
of Michigan will have two
Megillah readings on Satur-
day at 8 p.m. at Hillel, 1429
Hill St. One will be tradi-
tional and one "not quite tra-
ditional." Participants should
dress appropriately.
Following the reading will
be Purim Bash '87, featuring
two local music groups —
Strangers on a Train and The
Difference. Purim refresh-
ments will be available.
There is an admission fee.
Prof. Tikva Frymer Kensky
will continue Hillel's lecture
series on Women in Judaism
with a talk on "Women in
Jewish Life" at 7 p.m. Mon-
day at Hillel. Prof. Kensky is
the instructor for Women and
Religion at the University of
Michigan.
On Tuesday, at 8 p.m. at
the University of Michigan
Law School, the Jewish Law
Students Union will present

Amos Shapira, professor of
Constitutional law and
former dean of the law school
of Tel Aviv University. He
will speak on "Legally Com-
batting Racism in Israel: The
case of Meir Kahane."

Prof. Ken Helphand, head
of the school of landscape and
architecture at the Univer-
sity of Oregon, will present
"The Landscape of Three
Opinions," a slide-show lec-
ture on the landscape of Is-
rael at 7:30 p.m. Wednesday
at Hillel.
On Thursday, at 6 p.m. at
Rackham Auditorium there
will be a multi-media pre-
sentation of "American Pi-
ctures: Poverty and Racism
in America." It will be pre-
sented by Jacob Holdt.
Except for the Purim Bash
'87, all events are free and
open to the public. For infor-
mation, call Hillel, 1-663-
3336.

Holocaust Conference
Begins March 22 At U-IVI

The eighth annual Confer-
ence on the Holocaust at the
University of Michigan will
take place March 22-25. This
year's theme "Realms of Re-
membrance," will explore the
various ways in which people
seek to preserve the memory
of the Holocaust. Jewish and
Christian views on the mat-
ter will be explored as well.
All events are free and open
to the public.
On March 22, Beate
Klarsfeld will present the
keynote address, entitled
"Wherever They May Be!
One Woman's Moral Crusade
Against Nazism" at 7 p.m. in
Hale Auditorium at the U-M
Business School.
Mrs. Klarsfeld is a
German-born Christian who
has dedicated her life to the
moral rehabilitation of Ger-
many and the support of the
State of Israel. She is one of
the foremost Nazi-hunters in
Europe and was responsible
for the location and exposure
of former SS Captain Klaus
Barbie, "The Butcher of
Lyon."
Mrs. Klarsfeld lives in
Paris with her husband,
Serge, and two children. In
1977, Israel nominated her
for the Nobel Peace Prize.
Her dedication and tireless
efforts were recently po-
rtrayed in a film on her life,
presented by ABC-TV.
Prof. James E. Young will
present "The Texture of
Memory: Holocaust Memo-
rials and Meaning in Europe,
Israel and America" at 7:30

p.m. March 23 at Hillel Au-
ditorium.
Young is a professor of
English at New York Univer-
sity. He is the author of sev-
eral scholarly works in the
field of Holocaust literature,
with two books soon to be
published. Prof. Young is an
associate editor of The Jewish
Quarterly, and has lectured
at Yad Vashem and the He-
brew University in
Jerusalem.
Prof. Young will examine
and discuss the manner in
which countries around the
world choose to commemorate
and communicate the mes-
sage of the Holocaust through
monuments and memorials.
His talk will be accompanied
by a slide presentation.
Artist and sculptor Henry
Friedman will present "Art of
the Holocaust " on March 24
at 7:30 p.m. in the Hillel
large social hall.
Holocaust survivor and
sculptor, Friedman will dis-
play his sculptures, all of
which deal with the
Holocaust or Biblical events.
His works have been ex-
hibited throughout the Metro
Detroit area, including Mercy
College, the U-M Dearborn
campus, several secondary
schools and museums.
A Memorial service for the
martyrs of the Holocaust will
be at 7:30 p.m. March 25, fol-
lowed by a special showing of
the film Kaddish at 8 p.m. in
the Hillel Auditorium.
Kaddish is the true story of
a young Jew in America com-

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