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May 2022

Taking My German Father to Nazi Labor Camp: A Journey with Dr. Björn Krondorfer

May 26 @ 5:30 pm - 7:00 pm
Florence Community Library, 778 N. Main St.
Florence, AZ 85132 United States
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A personal look at the effects of the Holocaust and war memories in German society after 1945, especially as they are passed on intergenerationally in German families. We hear about the author’s father who was drafted into the German army at age 17 and ended up in the vicinity of a Jewish slave labor camp in Poland. More general themes about German society are also addressed. The talk concludes with brief remarks on the value of dialogue between the communities…

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