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Holocaust Survivor Leah Johnson's Story

Event Details


Monday April 21, 2014


10:00 am


All Campuses
Location: Performance Hall

The History department invites you to hear Leah Johnson, a Holocaust survivor who fled the Nazis as a Bielski Partisan. Leah will share her story of hiding in the woods (the inspiration for the film Defiance starring Daniel Craig). Clips of Defiance and the documentary she is featured in will be shown as well.

Please invite your classes to join us for this special event on Monday, April 21 at 10:00 am in the Performance Hall!

All Staff, Faculty, and Students are welcome.

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