March 12, 2016 - 9:30 am - 10:30 am
Our Scholar in Residence, Dr. Samuel Kassow, will speak on Time Capsules in the Rubble: Emanuel Ringelblum and His Secret Archive.
Dr. Kassow is Charles Northam Professor of History at Trinity College in Hartford and the author Who will Write our History: Emanuel Ringelblum and the Secret Ghetto Archive (University of Indiana Press, 2007) which is currently being turned into a documentary movie produced by Nancy Spielberg. Kassow was also a consultant to the Museum of the History of Polish Jews that just opened in Warsaw. He holds a Ph.D. from Princeton University. A child of Holocaust survivors, Dr. Kassow was born in a Displaced Persons camp in Germany.Map Unavailable