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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, presented at the 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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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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Holocaust Curriculum Cases for Quad City Teachers

Curriculum cases for teaching about the Holocaust in grades 6-8 are available for free checkout by Quad City area teachers.  These cases were developed by the Curriculum Committee for the Jeff Leibovitz Special Collection of Holocaust Education Materials. Flyer Curriculum … Continue reading

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KALA Radio Program: History of Antisemitism with Dr. Art Pitz

Dr. Art Pitz was interviewed on the radio show R.O.I. on Thursday, March 7, 2019, on the topic “History of Antisemitism and American Eugenics Movement.” His interview can be found at this link or click on the “play arrow” below. … Continue reading

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