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Dr. Henry Oster, author of The Kindness of the Hangman

Friday, March 16, 2018 - 1:00pm

The Kindness of the Hangman

Dr. Oster will speak about his gripping, inspiring memoir of a young German boy who survived Auschwitz, Buchenwald and other horrors of the Holocaust. What impels civilized human beings to commit unspeakable crimes against their fellow man? How do the survivors find the strength to go on? Can they ever forgive? Can we ever forget? The Kindness of the Hangman is the never-before-written account of one lost German boy, totally alone, clawing to survive in the tidal wave of Nazi genocide. Read more

Social Movements in Africa

Tuesday, March 27, 2018 - 9:00am to 4:00pm

Cartoon African Protest

Please join us at the 7th Annual CSUN African Studies Symposium. This year's theme, Social Movements in Africa, includes a keynote address by Nisrin Elamin Abdelrahman of Stanford University discussing African Springs: How Social Movements Build People Power across the Continent. For more information, please Read more