Holocaust Remembrance Day

Sunday, April 11th is Holocaust Remembrance Day and PBS has a week of programming all based on books. The week begins with a new adaptation of Anne Frank: The Diary of a Young Girl.

Monday, April 12th is a documentary about Arabs who protected Jews during the Holocaust.

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Tuesday, April 13 is Blessed Is the Match, a documentary based on the diary of Hannah Senesh, who, at age 22, parachuted into Nazi-occupied Europe to save the Hungarian Jews. Check catalog for availability.

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Wednesday, April 14 is Worse Than War, a documentary about state-sponsored genocide, from the Holocaust to Rwanda to Darfur, based on the book of the same title. Check catalog for availability.

Submitted by Jacki @ MPL Central




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