Holocaust Education Week, Carol Rittner, "The Righteous: The Challenge of the Exception"

Holocaust Education Week, Carol Rittner, "The Righteous: The Challenge of the Exception" (On the Occasion of the 100th Anniversary of Raoul Wallenberg)

As a contribution to the 2012 Holocaust Education Week, Carol Rittner addressed students, faculty and members of the public at Regis College on Wednesday, November 7, 2012. The lecture was titled "The Righteous: Challenge of the Exception." Reception to follow.

Carol Rittner, an American Roman Catholic and a member of the Sisters of Mercy, is distinguished professor of Holocaust and Genocides Studies at the Richard Stockton College of New Jersey.

Responses by Mary Jo Leddy, Regis College and Rev. Anna Runesson, Swedish Lutheran.

This program is generously sponsored by The Sara & Chaim Neuberger Holocaust Education Centre and the UJA Federation of Greater Ontario and co-sponsored by Victor & Esther Peters and Family, in memory of all of those who did not come back... Reception sponsored by the Swedish Consulate in Toronto.

Regis College is the Jesuit School of Theology at the University of Toronto and a founding member of the Toronto School of Theology.

Members of the public interested in theological education are invited to attend an open house in October and March each year.