Holocaust historian Marrus to speak Feb. 18

Author: Shannon Roddel

Michael Marrus, author of “The Holocaust in History,” will give a lecture titled “Coming to Terms with the Past: Reflections of a Holocaust Historian” at 8 p.m. Feb. 18 (Tuesday) in the McKenna Hall auditorium at the University of Notre Dame.p. Recognized worldwide as an expert on the Holocaust and related subjects, Marrus served on the International Catholic-Jewish Historical Commission examining the role of the Vatican during the Holocaust. He is dean of the University of Toronto’s School of Graduate Studies, the university’s Chancellor Rose and Ray Wolfe Professor of Holocaust Studies, and a specialist in modern European history. His previous books include “The Unwanted: European Refugees in the Twentieth Century” and “Vichy France and the Jews.”p.

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