Date: Wednesday, May 13, 2015
Time: 11:30 AM - 2:30 PM
Location: Philmont Country Club
301 Tomlinson Road * Huntingdon Valley, PA.
Speaker: DR. LISA KIRSCHENBAUM
"Trauma, Resilience, and the Memory of the Siege of Leningrad"
Dr. Lisa Kirschenbaum is a professor of history at West Chester University. She writes and teaches about modern Russia and the Soviet Union; war and memory; international communism; and gender in modern Europe. She has authored two books: Small Comrades: Revolutionizing Childhood in Soviet Russia, 1917-1932 and The Legacy of the Siege of Leningrad, 1941-1945: Myth, Memories, and Monuments.
Cost: $50 includes lunch and Dr. Kirschenbaum's presentation.