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Classroom Unit 2

Classroom Unit‎ University of California Santa Cruz
UC Santa Cruz, CA 95064 United States

March 2011

James Young: “Holocaust Memorials and the 9/11 New York Memorial”

March 9, 2011 @ 8:00 am - 9:10 am
Classroom Unit 2, Classroom Unit‎ University of California Santa Cruz
UC Santa Cruz, CA 95064 United States
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Professor James Young, Director of Jewish and Holocaust Studies at UMass Amherst, will speak Wednesday March 9 at UCSC. His talk will take place in Classroom Building Unit 2 from 8 -9:10 am as part of a class on the Holocaust and is open to the general public. Professor Young was the Chair of the Berlin Holocaust Commission and is the Chair of the 9/11 Memorial Commission in New York City. He will be speaking about "Holocaust Memorials and the…

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May 2012

Mussolini’s Secret

May 9, 2012 @ 5:30 pm - 7:00 pm
Classroom Unit 2, Classroom Unit‎ University of California Santa Cruz
UC Santa Cruz, CA 95064 United States
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UCSC Language Program, Italian Studies Program, Cowell Provost and History Department Present: A 2005 documentary folk by Gianfranco Norelli and Fabrizio Laurenti followed by a conversation with director Norelli. Reception at Cowell Provost's House 7:00PM. Running tim 55 minutes in English Mussolini's Secret tells the unknown story of Benito Albino, Mussolini's secret son, and his mother Ida Dalser, and documents the inner workings of a dictatorship and the ways in which ordinary people collaborate in the destruction of innocent fellow…

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October 2013

Free Angela Davis and All Political Prisoners Film Screening

October 25, 2013 @ 7:00 pm - 9:45 pm
Classroom Unit 2, Classroom Unit‎ University of California Santa Cruz
UC Santa Cruz, CA 95064 United States
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Free Angela! is a brilliant documentary that captures the sensational murder and kidnapping trial of Black Communist and UCLA Professor Angela Davis in the early 1970s. It provides extraordinary archival footage, interviews with Davis, all four of her trial lawyers and the activists who co-led a massive international movement for her freedom. Davis was deeply involved in a movement to help save the lives of three Black prisoners known as the Soledad Brothers, and was also active in the Black…

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