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Women’s Jewish Underground

February 12 , 8:00 am - 5:00 pm

A lecture by Anne Nelson, professor at the Columbia School of International and Public Affairs as well as author and playwright, on “Suzanne’s Children: How an Underground Network of Catholics, Protestants, and Jews Defied the Nazis in Paris and saved 500 Children from Auschwitz.”

The lecture references Nelson’s book, “Suzanne’s Children,” the thrilling story of a “kidnapping” in Auschwitz and the brave women who orchestrated it.

Sponsored by The Bennett Center for Judaic Studies at Fairfield University.

RSVP (required) to bennettcenter@fairfield.edu or (203) 254-4000×2066.

Free and open to the public.

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Date:
February 12
Time:
8:00 am - 5:00 pm
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