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Auschwitz as Place: Past, Present and Future

When: January 12, 2020 12:00 PM to 5:30 PM
Where: Jewish Museum of Florida-FIU
301 Washington Ave.
Miami Beach, FL 33139
Organizer: Oren Stier
Contact: Oren Stier at stiero@fiu.edu (304-672-5044)
Cost: free
Summary: An international symposium presented by the FIU Holocaust and Genocide Studies Program in recognition of the 75th anniversary of the liberation of the Auschwitz death and concentration camp complex.
2020-01-12 12:00:00 2020-01-12 17:30:00 America/New_York Auschwitz as Place: Past, Present and Future An international symposium presented by the FIU Holocaust and Genocide Studies Program in recognition of the 75th anniversary of the liberation of the Auschwitz death and concentration camp complex. (http://jewishmiami.org/events/auschwitz) Jewish Museum of Florida-FIU Oren Stier stiero@fiu.edu

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Presentations and a panel discussion examine the historical and symbolic significance of the Auschwitz camp network and Museum, as well as the importance of Auschwitz as a tourist destination, in social media, and more. Confirmed participants include Pawel Sawicki, Dr. Robert Jan van Pelt, Rabbi Avi Baumol, and Dr. Meghan Lundrigan. Cosponsored by the Ruth K. and Shepard Broad Distinguished Lecture Series.
Part of Auschwitz as Place: Past, Present and Future - An International Symposium, Exhibition and Film Screening

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Jewish Museum of Florida-FIU

301 Washington Ave.

Miami Beach, FL 33139

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  • 2020-01-12 12:00:00 2020-01-12 17:30:00 America/New_York Auschwitz as Place: Past, Present and Future An international symposium presented by the FIU Holocaust and Genocide Studies Program in recognition of the 75th anniversary of the liberation of the Auschwitz death and concentration camp complex. (http://jewishmiami.org/events/auschwitz) Jewish Museum of Florida-FIU, Miami Beach, FL 33139 Oren Stier stiero@fiu.edu
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