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“Why: Explaining the Holocaust” with Dr. Peter Hayes

Wednesday, January 10, 2018 @ 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm

Free

Peter Hayes, the content expert working with Holocaust Museum Houston on our expanding Museum’s Permanent Exhibition, earned his Ph.D. at Yale. He specializes in the history of Germany in the 20th century, particularly the Nazi period. He will explore the fundamental conceptual questions asked and responded to in his most recent book, “Why?: Explaining the Holocaust. ” The author of 12 books, Hayes taught at Northwestern University for 36 years from 1980 to 2016. The recipient of numerous teaching awards and research fellowships and a former member of the academic boards of several professional societies and Holocaust memorial sites, Professor Hayes currently serves as the chair of the Academic Committee of the United States Holocaust Memorial Museum. Seating is limited, and advance registration is requested. To RSVP online, visit www.hmh.org/RegisterEvent.aspx.

Details

Date:
Wednesday, January 10, 2018
Time:
6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Cost:
Free
Website:
https://www.hmh.org/EventDescription.aspx?ID=1047

Venue

Holocaust Museum Houston – Temporary Space
9220 Kirby Dr., Suite 100
Houston, TX 77054 United States
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Phone:
713-942-8000
Website:
hmh.org

Organizer

Holocaust Museum Houston
Phone:
713-942-8000
Email:
info@hmh.org
Website:
hmh.org
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