Community Forum: Women in the Holocaust
February 17 (7:30pm)
Tom Smith Auditorium
Category: Special Events
Come to the next Catawba College Community Forum on Tuesday, February 17, 2015 at 7:30 p.m. in Tom Smith Auditorium of Ralph W. Ketner Hall for an informed discussion of some critically important human history and how the lessons learned from that history apply to situations that we face in the world today. Admission, as always, is free.
Dr. Racelle Weiman will reveal some of the amazing stories of women who stood up and stood out against the genocidal policies of Nazi Germany from 1933-1945. These unsung heroes in the USA, Europe and elsewhere were at the forefront of a battle against the inhumanity represented by the Holocaust. At the same time, these women, often unknown and unrecognized, were leading the campaign for human rights and dignity for all—including equality for women at all levels of society.