Browsing Tag: Memphis Holocaust remembrance

Arts & Culture

How is Genocide Justified?

Memphis Jewish Federation’s 8th Annual Holocaust Art and Essay Competition drew an unprecedented 87 essay entries and 85 art entries from students in Tennessee and the Mid-South. This year’s theme was Degradation and Dehumanization: The Nazi Assault on Human Dignity. The contest was sponsored by the Memphis…

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Arts & Culture, People

2017 Holocaust Art and Essay Contest

They are stark, profound ideas for Jewish middle and high school to ponder: the portrayal of Jews as rats, dogs, and parasites in Nazi propaganda; the Nazi obsession with racial purity; Nazi medical experimentation “for the greater good”; Nazi ideology asserting that Jews posed a serious threat to German society…

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