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A Night of Testimony

Testimony: The Life and Work of David Friedmann


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In the Sandy Bell Gallery, Miriam Friedmann Morris and Lorne Richstone, Associate Professor of Music at OU, will discuss the legacy of the Holocaust through the work of Morris’s father, artist David Friedman. Morris will explore her father’s life, including his imprisonment at Auschwitz and his notable series Because They Were Jews!, and Richstone will lead an ensemble, which will perform five excerpts by notable Jewish composers whose careers were lost to the Holocaust.

Co-Sponsored by Housing and Food Services University of Oklahoma Friday, April 19th, 2019 8:30AM: Registration 9:00AM: Welcome and Opening Plenary • Reflections on a Season of Hate Professor Misha Klein 10:00AM: Breakout Session 1 • Resisting Erasure in the Foreign Language Classroom Christina Audas, Annie Doucet, Paulo Moreira, Julie Ward, Sarah Warmker • When Bodies of Color Bleed: Menstrual Justice for Women of Color Joy Douglas • Here for Good: The Latinx Experience in Oklahoma Mark Griffin and other invited speakers 11:00AM: Breakout Session 2 • Are We Meeting the Needs of International Students? Quan Phan • Missing and Murdered Indigenous Women Cordelia Falls Down and Lucretia Lovato • Decolonizing Technology // Imagining Futures Carey Flack and Fabian Hernandez Jim Thorpe Multicultural Center 1620 Asp Ave, Norman, OK 73019 The University of Oklahoma is an Equal Opportunity Institution. For more information or accommodations, contact 405-325-5787. CENTER FOR SOCIAL JUSTICE DEPARTMENT OF WOMEN’S AND GENDER STUDIES The UNIVERSITY of OKLAHOMA Teach Out On Race The Women’s and Gender Studies Center for Social Justice Presents: #TeachOUtonRace

JuSt Lunch Lecture with Alan Levenson

“'Biblical' Nations? Foundational Fantasies in Israel and the United States"


JuSt Lunch Brown Bag

 Bring your lunch. We will provide coffee, tea, and cookies.

 The Frontier Room is located on the OMU 2nd Floor
 900 Asp Ave, Norman, OK 73019
 Parking available in adjacent parking garage.

See Tryce Hyman after the event for parking validation.


Selma Merbaum:

Songs from a Life Cut Short

Pitman Recital Hall, Catlett Music Center, 7pm

Catlett Music Center

900 Asp Ave, Norman, OK 73019

Parking available in adjacent parking garage.