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Holocaust Speaker Series: Renate Frydman
June 2, 2021 @ 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
The Holocaust Speaker Series, held each Wednesday at 11:00 am, features Holocaust survivors and descendants of survivors sharing stories of life before, during, and after the Holocaust. Join us on Wednesday, June 2 at 11:00 am via Zoom with Renate Frydman.
Renate Frydman, Ph.D is the curator and docent for the Holocaust Exhibit: Prejudice & Memory on permanent display at the Museum of the U.S Air Force in Dayton, Ohio. Dr. Frydman is the founder and director of the Dayton Holocaust Resource Center, located in the Dunbar Library on the campus of Wright State University.
She is also the founder and chair of the Dayton Holocaust Education Committee and she is an original member since 1986, and continues to be on the Ohio State Council for Holocaust and Genocide Education.
Renate is a writer and journalist who was a contributing writer for the Dayton Daily News, a Cox newspaper for 30 years. She authored the book, Anschel’s Story: Determined to Survive, which is a memoir of her late husband’s survival as a teenager during the Holocaust in Poland.
She has spoken on the Holocaust and its lessons for close to 50 years, at museums, schools, universities, churches, charitable and health organizations. Her story has inspired students of all ages, including lawyers, judges and law enforcement professionals. Her hope is always to reduce racism, prejudice and bullying
Generously sponsored by Margaret and Michael Valentine and presented in partnership with the Harriet and Kenneth Kupferberg Holocaust Center and Maltz Museum of Jewish Heritage.