Go On! Cardozo Program in Holocaust & Human Rights Studies Presents Lunchtime Lecture on El Salvador, Film Screening on Sousa Mendes

Carolyn Patty Blum

The Benjamin N. Cardozo School of Law Program in Holocaust, Genocide, and Human Rights Studies has two upcoming events: The first is a lecture entitled “The 25th Anniversary of the Massacre of 6 Jesuits Priests in El Salvador: Why does the search for justice still matter?” with Carolyn Patty Blum, Visiting Clinical Professor of Law and Senior Legal Adviser for the Center for Justice and Accountability. The lecture will take place on Nov 17th at 12noon in Room 1008.

The second event is entitled “Another of the Intransigent Ones: Sousa Mendes, Lawyer, Diplomat and Savior of 30,000 Wartime Refugees.” This film screening and panel discussion will take place on Nov 24th from 6-8pm in the Jacob Burns Moot Court Room. The panel discussion will be moderated by James Traub of the New York Times; panelists include: Joan Halperin, Mordecai Paldiel, and Richard Weisberg. 
For more information, please visit the program webpage. To attend these events, please RSVP to cardozophhr@gmail.com

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