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PhD Student in the Wayne State Department of History

Vice President of Professional Development, History Graduate Student Association

3082 Faculty/Administration Building
656 W. Kirby, Detroit, MI, 48202

miriam.borenstein@wayne.edu

Fields of Study:

American Immigration and Ethnic History, Jewish History, American History, Modern European History

Select Presentations:

Rebellion by Muscle: The State of Israel and the Redefinition of Jewish Manhood (March, 2015).  Paper presented at the annual meeting of the Society for the Interdisciplinary Study of Social Imagery, Colorado Springs.

‘The Flag My Dad Died For’: Cultural Genocide in Northern Ireland (July, 2014).  Paper presented at the bi-annual meeting of the International Association of Genocide Scholars, Winnipeg, Manitoba.

Heroes, Victims, and Villains: Character Inversion in Holocaust Cinema(March, 2014).  Paper presented at the annual meeting of the Society for the Interdisciplinary Study of Social Imagery, Colorado Springs.

Anne Frank Remembered (October, 2013).  Presentation as invited guest speaker at the Holocaust Memorial Center Zekelman Family Campus, Farmington Hills.

Teaching Anne Frank (August, 2013).  Authored and presented an Anne Frank Curriculum (My Reflections on Anne Frank) for the Holocaust Memorial Center at two full-day educator’s seminars, Farmington Hills.

The Boy in the Striped Pajamas (January, 2009).  Presentation to the West Chester University LUVIM (Leadership, Unity, Volunteerism, and Image Maker) discussion series, West Chester.