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Did Ken Burns Explain America and the Holocaust?

Finally we got the whole story: Americans hate Jews and others.  The nation's mood has not changed, the past is the present, the present is the past. This according to Ken Burns.

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A Filmmaker’s Post-Mortem on Ken Burns & The Holocaust

Ken Burns' advance interviews for his new Holocaust film provided much material for public discussion. Now that PBS has broadcast the six-hour series, how does the film measure up?

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A Holocaust Mystery: Ken Burns Gets Lost in a Bermuda Triangle

Scientists have long been puzzled by the frequent disappearance of ships in the Bermuda Triangle. In his new Holocaust documentary, filmmaker Ken Burns has managed to make the entire Bermuda Conference on Refugees vanish. 

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Children of Holocaust Survivors Reflect on Their Traumatic Legacy in a New Collection of Essays

Kathryn Bernheimer shares her thoughts about growing up the child of survivors

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Grief: The Biography of a Holocaust Photograph – A Conversation with Professor David Shneer

Professor David Shneer will discuss his newly published book, "Grief: The Biography of a Holocaust Photograph" (Oxford, 2020), and show how a Soviet photojournalist used the image of a grieving woman to render this gruesome mass atrocity into a transcendentally human tragedy.

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Medicine and Morality in Times of War: 2019 Holocaust Genocide and Contemporary Bioethics Program

Photo by Keith Dannemiller

The Center for Bioethics and Humanities and the Program in Jewish Studies at CU Boulder present a public lecture titled “Medicine & Morality in Times of War” with Professor Len Rubenstein and Dr. Zaher Sahloul as part of the 2019 Holocaust Genocide and Contemporary Bioethics Program.

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Holocaust Education Fund Established at Boulder JCC

The Boulder JCC is honored to announce the establishment of the Ilona Irene Rosenschein Holocaust Education Fund (IIRHEF), an endowed fund housed at Rose Community Foundation on behalf of the Boulder JCC.

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DU’s Holocaust and Genocide Awareness Week Events

The University of Denver’s student group Never Again!, partnering with the Center for Judaic Studies (CJS), is taking part in the national Holocaust and Genocide Awareness Week, April 7 – 12.

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