Sep
26
3:30 PM15:30

Literary Perspectives of Maus

Join us for the a panel discussion where English Studies faculty will discuss Maus  from the Jewish literary, graphic novel, and pedagogic uses perspectives. Professor Lisa Gim will moderate the panel that will include Professors Michael Hoberman, Heather Urbanski and Katharine Covino.

Light refreshments will be provided.

Location: Ellis White Lecture Hall, Hammond Hall, Fitchburg State University.

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Oct
8
7:00 PM19:00

Maus Book Discussion

Come to our book discussion where we will explore the many complexities of Maus. The discussion will be facilitated by Rob Carr, a Communication Studies professor at Fitchburg State University.

Light Refreshments will be provided.

Location: Leominster Public Library, 30 West St, Leominster, MA 01453

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Oct
15
3:30 PM15:30

Nazi Symbolism & Progaganda: From Medieval Times to the Present

Join us for a panel discussion where we explore the medieval origins of Nazi symbolism and propaganda, and its historical and contemporary uses from Nazi Germany to modern day Nazi Culture in the United States. Panelists include Professors Katherine Jewell, Ben Lieberman and Kisha Tracy.

Light Refreshments will be provided.

Location: Ellis White Lecture Hall, Hammond Hall, Fitchburg State University

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Oct
17
6:30 PM18:30

Maus Book Discussion

Come to our inter-generational book discussion where we will explore the many complexities of Maus. The discussion will be facilitated by student from the Fitchburg State University’s English Honors Society.

Light Refreshments will be provided.

Location: Fitchburg Public Library, 610 Main St, Fitchburg, MA 01420

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Oct
22
3:30 PM15:30

(Mis)Appropriation of the Middle Ages: Confronting Misuses of History in the Age of the Meme

Dr. Kisha Tracy and librarian, Renée Fratantonio will facilitate a hands-on workshop where attendees will analyze pre-selected artifacts that represent the misuse of history by the KKK, Nazis, and other groups to articulate their messages. Learn research techniques to to fact check these memes.

Light Refreshments will be provided.

Location: Room 101, Amelia V. Gallucci-Cirio Library, Hammond Hall, Fitchburg State University

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Oct
29
6:30 PM18:30

Maus Book Discussion

Come to our inter-generational book discussion where we will explore the many complexities of Maus. The discussion will be facilitated by student from the Fitchburg State University’s English Honors Society.

Light Refreshments will be provided.

Location: Lunenburg Public Library, 1023 Massachusetts Ave, Lunenburg, MA 01462

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Nov
12
3:30 PM15:30

Maus Book Discussion

Come to our inter-generational book discussion where we will explore the many complexities of Maus. The discussion will be facilitated by student from the Fitchburg State University’s English Honors Society.

Light Refreshments will be provided.

Location: 210B, Amelia V. Gallucci-Cirio Library, Hammond Hall, Fitchburg State University

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