March 30, 2015 –Dr. Radu Ioanid, director of the International Archival Program, Center for Advanced Holocaust Studies at the United States Holocaust Museum in Washington, D.C., will give a presentation called “The Holocaust in Romania: The Fate of the Romanian Jews and Roma Under the Antonescu Administration” on April 13 at 7 p.m. in the Greenspan Cafeteria.
A ceremony to commemorate Yom Hashoah, the Holocaust Remembrance Day, will be held prior to the lecture at 6:30 p.m.
Ioanid is the author of “The Sword of the Archangel: Fascist Ideology in Romania” and “Holocaust in Romania: The Destruction of Jews and Gypsies under the Antonescu Regime, 1940-1944.”
DCC Professor of English Dr. Lucia Cherciu, recipient of the Greenspan Trust-Handel Foundation Endowed Chair in Holocaust and Genocide Studies, facilitated the lecture, which is free and open to the public.
For more information, contact the DCC Foundation at (845) 431-8400.