The U.S. and The Holocaust

November 16, 2022 @ 7:00PM — November 17, 2022 @ 8:30PM Eastern Time (US & Canada) Add to Calendar

Sterling House: 2283 Main Street Stratford, CT 06615 Get Directions

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The U.S. and The Holocaust Screening and Panel Discussion

Join us for a screening and discussion about THE U.S. & THE HOLOCAUST. This new three-part documentary directed and produced by Ken Burns, Lynn Novick and Sarah Botstein, explores America’s response to one of the greatest humanitarian crises in history and will provide the foundation for the screening and discussion..

The discussion will focus on the historic perspective of Nazi Racism and American Jim Crow Laws along with a discussion of present day issues impacting Connecticut residents.

Program participants are:

Khalilah Brown-Dean, Ph.D., Moderator, Host of Disrupted on CT Public

Christina Chavarria, Program Coordinator William Levine Family Institute for Holocaust Education at the United States Holocaust Memorial Museum

Jeffrey Fletcher - Executive Director at the Ruby and Calvin Fletcher African American History Museum.

Agnieszka Aya Marczyk, Phd Curriculum Development Fellow at the Fortunoff Video Archive for Holocaust Testimonies Associate Research Scholar, The MacMillan Center Yale University.

This event is co-sponsored by Voices of Hope, CT Public, The African American Collection, Stratford, and The Sterling House Community Center, Stratford.

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