Literary Connections to the Holocaust
Event Date and Time:
March 10, 2021 @ 4:00 pm - 7:00 pm
• Curious George and the Holocaust Survivors Who Made Him
You know Curious George. But did you know that he was the creation of Holocaust survivors Hans and Margret Rey?
• The Dr. Seuss You Don’t Know: The Cartoonist Who Took on Hitler
Did you know that Theodor Seuss Geisel was a political cartoonist who took on Hitler? Learn how Dr. Seuss fought Nazism with only pen and paper.
• How the Warsaw Zookeepers Risked their Lives to Shelter Jews
The Warsaw Zoo director and his wife endangered their own lives to smuggle hundreds of Jews out of the Warsaw ghetto, hiding them in their home and on zoo grounds. Learn the true story behind the book and movie, The Zookeeper’s Wife.