Jewish Responses to the Rise of Hitler

The Berger Family Holocaust Lecture

Michael Brenner, American University

Wednesday, March 18 / 7:00 pm / Colby: Diamond 122

The challenges that Jews faced during the weeks and months after Adolf Hitler was appointed Chancellor of Germany remain relevant today amidst dramatic political and social changes in Europe and the United States. How did German Jews of different political and religious stripes respond in 1933? When do we recognize political danger, and how do we react to it?