Auschwitz: How Do We Remember after 65 Years?




Auschwitz: How Do We Remember after 65 Years?

Wednesday, January 27, 2010 at 2:00pm

 

 Photo courtesy of Ted Soqui
 Photo courtesy of Ted Soqui
 Photo courtesy of Ted Soqui

This special program to commemorate the United Nations International Holocaust Remembrance Day and the liberation of Auschwitz Concentration Camp included featured presenter Mark Weitzman, Director of Government Affairs for the Simon Wiesenthal Center, who spoke on Auschwitz: Fighting Anti-Semitism in the International Arena.   Holocaust Survivors Karl Littner, born in the town of Oswiecim, Poland, and Jack Lewin, liberated from Auschwitz, shared their personal reflections and Adaire Klein, Director of Library and Archival Services, presented photographs from her recent trip to Auschwitz.

All Holocaust Survivors of the Simon Wiesenthal Center and Museum of Tolerance were honored as heroes of hope and remembrance with the dedication of the new installation of the Witness to Truth photographic exhibition by Marissa Roth.    

View an online version of the exhibit

 

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