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The Day the Holocaust Began

This course was offered in Fall, 2017.

KristallnachtOn 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.

Schedule

# Sessions
1
Date & time

Friday, November 10
6:00 - 7:45 pm

Tuition
Free
Session Time Days Location Instructors
Nov 10 6:00 PM–7:45 PM Fri Sherith Israel Fred Rosenbaum

Location

Congregation Sherith Israel

2266 California Street

San Francisco, CA 94115

415-346-1720

Instructors

Fred Rosenbaum

Fred Rosenbaum 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.