On January 30, the first speaker in the new History Matters series is renowned scholar Deborah E. Lipstadt speaking on antisemitism past and present.
Professor Lipstadt will be in conversation with Center for Jewish History President & CEO David N. Myers
History Matters is a new discussion series starting here at the Center in 2018. History Matters will bring prominent historians to the Center for Jewish History to reflect on the complex connections between the past and present. This series will highlight the importance of history — and especially Jewish history — in public discourse.
Left image: German American Bund parade in New York City on East 86th St. Oct. 30, 1939. From the Library of Congress.
Right image: Charlottesville, “Unite the Right” Rally, August 12, 2017.