L.J. and Linda Kutten Religious Studies Lecture 2023: "Yellow Star, Red Star: Holocaust Remembrance After Communism" with Dr. Jelena Subotic

Dr. Jelena Subotic is a Professor in the Department of Political Science at Georgia State University with expertise in international relations theory, memory politics, human rights, transitional justice, international ethics, state identity, and the politics of the Western Balkans. Her book "Yellow Star, Red Star: Holocaust Remembrance After Communism" received the 2020 Joseph Rothschild Prize in Nationalism and Ethnic Studies, the 2020 American Political Science Association European Politics and Society Book Prize, and the 2020 Robert L. Jervis and Paul W. Schroeder Prize for the Best Book in International History and Politics (American Political Science Association). It explores how East European countries after the collapse of communism pursued new strategies of Holocaust remembrance where the memory, symbols, and imagery of the Holocaust became appropriated to represent crimes of communism.

Tuesday, April 18, 2023 at 5:00 pm to 7:00 pm

Mathewson-IGT Knowledge Center, MIKC 124 Wells Fargo Auditorium