Holocaust Commemoration
LAWRENCE LANGER
WEDNESDAY APRIL 21, 1993

As part of its Holocaust commemoration, the Athenaeum
presents Dr. Lawrence L. Langer. Dr. Langer will provide
us with a videotape presentation of survivor testimony, along
with his own commentary.

Dr. Langer is a professor of English and holds the Alumnae
Endowed Chair at Simmons College. He also has lectured or
been a fellow at Yale University, the University of Connecticut,
and Harvard University. Some of his books include Holocaust
Testimonies: The Ruins of Memory
(1991), Visions of Survival: The Holocaust
and the Human Spirit
(1982), and The Age of Atrocity: Death in Modern
Literature
(1978). In addition to books. Dr. Langer has written many
chapters and articles on a variety of subjects.

Please join us for what will prove to be a very moving
presentation.