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Lecture-Recital marks the 75th Anniversary of Kristallnacht - Nov. 7

Thursday, Nov. 7, at 7:30 p.m. in the Numen Lumen Pavilion.

Professor Brian Nedvin

Brian Nedvin, tenor, a voice professor and scholar of Holocaust-era music at Old Dominion University, will be presenting a lecture-recital titled “Music and the Holocaust” at Elon University on Thursday, Nov. 7, at 7:30 p.m., in the Numen Lumen Pavilion. This program marks the 75th anniversary of Kristallnacht, the night of violent anti-Jewish attacks in 1938 that is often seen as the start of the Holocaust.

Nedvin will lecture, share visual images, and sing in a variety of languages, including Yiddish, Hebrew, German and English.

The program is sponsored by the Eric and Lori Sklut Emerging Scholar in Jewish Studies Program, the Department of Music, the Department of Religious Studies, the German Studies Program and Elon Hillel.

Geoffrey Claussen,
10/31/2013 10:30 AM