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e-Newsletter for Holocaust Educators

Welcome to the 16th issue of Teaching the Legacy. This edition focuses on the subject of Jews in prewar culture and art. The e-newsletter includes a main article on this theme, as well as articles on prewar culture and antisemitism, and synagogue artwork. As always, the newsletter features new publications, book reviews and updates on recent and upcoming activities at the International School for Holocaust Studies and across Yad Vashem. We hope you find this issue interesting and resourceful and we look forward to your feedback.

Previous e-Newsletters

The Wooden Synagogue of Chodorow

The Third Reich: The Theft of a Musical Legacy

The Sacrifice of Isaac in Holocaust Poetry

“What Came Before”: Teaching about Jewish Life Before the Holocaust

The tragedy of the Holocaust can be fully appreciated only by understanding what was lost. In this article, we present the importance of prewar Jewish life within Holocaust education. The article offers several perspectives from which the educator can approach this topic. Read more

Artifacts from the Holocaust: The Flag

Online Courses on the Holocaust – Now with Gmul Hishtalmut

The e-Newsletter

Editorial Board: Richelle Budd-Caplan, Shulamit Imber, Prof. Dan Michman, Dorit Novak, Dana Porath, Naama Shik
Editors: Jonathan Clapsaddle, Yael Weinstock
Writing Staff: Limor Bar-Ilan, Kathryn Berman, Liz Elsby, Jackie Metzger, Yael Weinstock
Production and Design: Eviatar Biton, Liz Elsby, Mayana Sebbah, Jeremy Zauder
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