Idith Zertal & Peter Novick
The Holocaust in American and Israeli Politics and Consciousness
March 24, 2007
Veterans Room, Oak Park Public Library
834 Lake Street, Oak Park, IL
Idith Zertal is professor of history at the Institute for Jewish Studies at the University of Basel, Switzerland, and author of Israel’s Holocaust and the Politics of Nationhood (“a brilliant and unsettling book.”—Shlomo Ben Ami, former Foreign Minister of Israel). Peter Novick is professor emeritus of history at the University of Chicago and author of The Holocaust in American Life (“...daring, often brilliant, and powerfully illuminating.”—New York Review of Books).