Scholars Dr. Susannah Heschel, Dr. Hartmut Lehmann and Dr. Christopher Browning present their latest work in this year’s theme, “Survivors & Rescuers."
Survivors include the story of the Brill family, survivors of Exodus 1947; Renee Firestone, Auschwitz survivor; and Pierre
Sauvage, child survivor and child of survivors. Nelly Trocmé Hewett shares the story of her family’s connection to Sauvage as he and his parents fled to Le Chambon where Nelly’s parents were among the leaders of the Le Chambon effort.
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