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Rennie W. Brantz
Appalachian State University
The Center for Judaic, Holocaust, and Peace Studies at Appalachian State University seeks to strengthen tolerance, understanding, and remembrance by increasing knowledge of Jewish culture and religion, teaching the history and meaning of the Holocaust, and utilizing these experiences to explore peaceful avenues for stopping genocides today and preventing them in the future. To achieve these goals, the Center works to develop new educational opportunities for students, teachers,and the community.
|Interests:||Holocaust, Genocide, and Memory Studies
Jewish History / Studies
Middle East History / Studies
Dr. Rennie W. Brantz serves as co-director of the Center for Judaic, Holocaust, and Peace Studies along with co-directors Dr. Zohara Boyd, a retired professor of English; and Dr. Rosemary Horowitz, a professor of English. Brantz is a professor of modern German history who has taught at Appalachian State University since 1973.