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Presentations by Auschwitz Survivor Michael Bornstein

Join the Iowa Jewish Historical Society for two exciting and memorable free events featuring Auschwitz Survivor Michael Bornstein and his daughter Debbie Bornstein Holinstat. FREE ADMISSION. First come, first seated. Book signings will follow both events.   Download Flyer Sunday, September … Continue reading

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Dealing with the Past in the Present: World War II and the Holocaust in Sweden

Lecture series on WWII and the Holocaust in Sweden will be held at Augustana College, Rock Island, Illinois on Saturday, October 26 with a pre-screening of documentary film Harbor of Hope on Thursday, Oct. 24. Thursday, October 24 at Olin … Continue reading

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Author Noah Lederman

   Noah Lederman, author of A World Erased: A Grandson’s Search for his Family’s Holocaust Secrets, will present at Bettendorf Public Library (2950 Learning Campus Dr, Bettendorf, IA) on Sep. 30 (7 PM) and Moline Public Library (3210 41st Street, … Continue reading

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The Gordon Ney Jewish Film Series

“The Interpreter” Sunday, September 15, 2019, 4:00PM, Figge Art Museum Auditorium (225 W. 2nd Street, Davenport, IA) – 113 minutes – German, Slovak, Russian with English subtitles – Drama– 2018  80-year-old Ali Ungar comes across a book by a former SS … Continue reading

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Modern Middle East: Today’s Challenges: Lecture Series by Dr. Art Pitz

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Lipstadt’s new book “Antisemitism: Here and Now”

Deborah E. Lipstadt’s new book Antisemitism: Here and Now: Podcast Link

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Swedish Experiences of WWII and the Holocaust

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