Teaching the Holocaust in the South after Charlottesville
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Until a year ago, I could enter my Holocaust Studies class trusting that at least on one point my students and I unanimously and indisputably agreed: Genocides are bad. Then came Donald Trump, and then came the Neo-Nazis.

On August 11, 2017, just before the start of a new semester, the nation witnessed aghast the violent white supremacy marches through Charlottesville, Va., which climaxed in the death of three people that weekend. My class enrollment for Understanding the Holocaust through...


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