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Genocide Awareness Week

  • Scottsdale Community College 9000 East Chaparral Road Scottsdale, AZ, 85256 United States (map)

4th Annual Genocide Awareness Week at Scottsdale Community College

Lectures, exhibits and events by distinguished survivors, scholars,
politicians, activists, artists, humanitarians and law enforcement
along with a film premiere.

Many members of the Phoenix Holocaust Survivors' Association have presented during the Genocide Awareness Week. Below is a list of members and other speakers that will be presenting about their stories and on topics specifically related to the Holocaust:

  • Monday, April 11th at 9:00 AM - "Morals Learned From Surviving the Holocaust"
    Mr. Oskar Knoblauch (Noble), Holocaust Survivor, Author, Speaker, OK Books LLC
  • Monday, April 11th at 1:30 PM - "Holocaust Through A Child's Eyes"
    Marion Weinzweig, Child Holocaust Survivor
  • Monday, April 11th at 6:30 PM (OPENING SESSION) - "From Chanowitz to Auschwitz"
    Isaac Feiges, Holocaust Survivor
  • Tuesday, April 12th at 6:30 PM - "My Journey 1939-1949 & Lessons for Future Generations"
    Dr. Alexander White, Medical Doctor and Schindler's List Survivor
  • Wednesday, April 13th at 10:30 AM - "Hiding in Plain Sight: The Pursuit of War Criminals"
    Dr. Alex Alvarez, Professor of Criminology & Criminal Justice, Northern Arizona University
    Cheryl Drazin, Jean & Jerry Moore Southwest Civil Rights Counsel, ADL

    Dr. Victor Peskin, Associate Professor, Arizona State University
    Michael Patterson, Lawyer, Polsinell
  • Thursday, April 14th at 10:30 AM - "FDR's Administration and the Holocaust"
    Dr. Daniel Kadden, Executive Director, Interfaith Works
  • Thursday, April 14th at 1:30PM - "Concentration Camp Syndrome"
    Dr. Peter Van der Walde, Pyschiatrist
  • Thursday, April 14th at 6:30PM - "Living With Our Fathers Stories: A Conversation Between the Son of a Nazi Youth & the Daughter of a Holocaust Survivor"
    Janice Friebaum, Chairperson, Generations After
    Dr. Bjorn Krondorfer, Director, Martin-Springer Institute & Professor of Comparative Religious Studies, Northern Arizona University




Earlier Event: April 3
Generations After Spring Picnic
Later Event: April 17
Cafe Europa