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The Day the Holocaust Began
On the 80th anniversary of Kristallnacht, we will reflect on the meaning of terror unleashed by a totalitarian regime, its cataclysmic consequences, and its lessons for our own day.
Sunday, November 11
7:00 - 8:30 pm
Suggested donation: $10
|Nov 11||7:00 PM–8:30 PM||Sun||Beth Emek||Fred Rosenbaum|
Congregation Beth Emek
3400 Nevada Court
Pleasanton, CA 94566
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.