MAR 5, 2012
ADL: Teaching the Holocaust Through Art
Educators attended the fourth session of the LA Holocaust Education Institute, held February 16 at the Los Angeles Museum of the Holocaust.
"Teaching the Holocaust through Art" featured presentations by Professor Holli Levitsky from Loyola Marymount University, Ilaria Benzoni-Clark and Daniella Gold of the LA Museum of the Holocaust, and ADL Associate Director Matthew Friedman. Participants examined various works of art created by survivors of the Holocaust, including artwork from the museum’s Erich Lichtblau-Leskly Collection and Echoes and Reflections – A Multimedia Curriculum on the Holocaust.
To date, the Institute has reached over 80 educators from public, private and parochial schools throughout the Los Angeles region.
For more information on the Institute, please visit online.