Professor Jonathan Petropoulos discusses the moral challenges faced by three cultural figures living in Nazi Germany, writer Gottfried Benn and artists Emil Nolde and Max Beckmann.
Isabel Wilkerson, author of The Warmth of Other Suns, speaks at a Community Conversation.
Jonathan Chernoguz urges his audience to become “upstanders” in their own communities at the 2013 San Francisco Benefit Dinner.
Historian Jeffrey Shandler describes Jewish life in Poland before World War II. Until 1933-1935 Polish Jews were not concerned by Europe’s changing political or social climate. Polish Jews believed they lived in post-war, not pre-war, Poland.