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The Day the Holocaust Began
On the anniversary of the Night of Broken Glass, we will reflect on the meaning of terror unleashed by a totalitarian regime and its cataclysmic consequences.
This talk will be delivered at Congregation Sherith Israel during Kabbalat Shabbat services, beginning at 6pm followed by an Oneg starting at 7:30.
Friday, November 10
6:00 - 7:45 pm
|Nov 10||6:00 PM–7:45 PM||Fri||Sherith Israel||Fred Rosenbaum|
Congregation Sherith Israel
2266 California Street
San Francisco, CA 94115
Fred Rosenbaum, founding director of Lehrhaus Judaica, has written four books on Bay Area Jewish history and three books on the Holocaust. He has taught numerous courses on the history of contemporary Israel at Lehrhaus and the University of San Francisco. He has been awarded the S.Y. Agnon Gold Medal for Intellectual Excellence by the Scopus Society of the Hebrew University of Jerusalem, the Covenant Award for Exceptional Jewish Educators, as well as the Anne and Robert Cowan Writers’ Award for making an exceptional impact on the Bay Area by writing on Jewish themes.