This event has ended. View the official site or create your own event → Check it out
This event has ended. Create your own
Many sessions appear in more than one category. Click on the topics under ’filter by type’ on the right to see sessions by category.
THE SCHEDULE IS SUBJECT TO CHANGE. One does not register for sessions.  Seating at individual sessions is first come, first served.
REGISTRATION and the Coat Room are on the 27th Floor along with many of the sessions. The Children’s Program, Lunch Room, Limmud Café and rooms E1, G3 and G4 are on the 16th Floor. There is easy access between the floors by 6 large elevators.
View analytic
Sunday, March 19 • 12:00 - 12:45
Formalizing the Memory of the Shoah within the Cycle of Jewish Prayer and Liturgy

Sign up or log in to save this to your schedule and see who's attending!

Feedback form is now closed.
How do we memorialize the Shoah as it recedes from our memories? How do we do this in the context of our established Jewish tradition and liturgy. Several attempts, including Yom HaShoah, have been made. Liturgical responses to the Shoah have been developed in the Orthodox world. We will examine kinot for Tisha B'av, and additions to yizkor services. How do these prayers formalize the memory of the horrific events of the Shoah?

avatar for Jerrold Landau

Jerrold Landau

Jerrold Landau has been translating yiddish Memory Books, and material of historical and genealogical interest for the English reading audience. His work is published through JewishGen and jerroldlandau.com Through his translation work, Jerrold has gained expertise in the history and life of destroyed European Jewish communities. Yizkor books are a unique source of Holocaust history and testimony. Jerrold is also an avid genealogist and takes... Read More →

Sunday March 19, 2017 12:00 - 12:45
G4 16th Floor

Attendees (8)