Event details

October 18, 2017
2:00 PM

Professor and author Selma Leydesdorff will detail Pechersky’s role in the Sobibor escape, the official silence in the Eastern bloc and ideological refusal to acknowledge the suffering of Jews at Sobibor, and the ways in which people gradually became aware of the truth.

In conversation with Natalia Aleksiun (Associate Professor of Modern Jewish History at Touro College).

Free with Museum admission; registration recommended.