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America and the Holocaust: A Conversation with Dr. Barbara Burstin
September 9 , 3:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Adolf Hitler vs. Franklin D. Roosevelt. The 1936 Olympics. American antisemitism during World War II. These are just a few of the topics that loom large in the conversation of America during the Holocaust. What role did Pittsburghers play in this larger story? In America and the Holocaust: A Conversation with Dr. Barbara Burstin, Dr. Barbara Burstin talks with the director of the Holocaust Center of Pittsburgh, Dr. Lauren Bairnsfather, to explore local history within the context of our national legacy and give a peek into her years of scholarship on the topic. 3 p.m. For more information and to register for this free event, visit hcofpgh.org.