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Collective Memory Of A Lost World
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Collective Memory Of A Lost World

February 16 , 2:00 pm

Compiled from memory by groups of former residents of each town in the immediate decades after the Holocaust, Yizkor Books are some of the best sources for learning about pre-war Jewish life in Eastern and Central Europe. Join Avraham Groll, Executive Director of JewishGen; Joyce Field, former JewishGen VP for Research and Data Acquisition and Yizkor Book Project Manager; Lance Ackerfeld, Director of the Yizkor Book Project; and Joel Alpert, Coordinator of the Yizkor Books in Print Project, for a program by the Museum of Jewish Heritage – A Living Memorial to the Holocaust exploring the history, evolution, and impact of Yizkor Books. Register here.

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Date:
February 16
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2:00 pm
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https://mjhnyc.org/events/zachor-yizkor-books-as-collective-memory-of-a-lost-world/