For this year’s Ruth B. Wildes Yahrzeit event MJE is honored to host Dr. Deborah Lipstadt on Saturday night, December 9, 2017 to be held at Columbia University’s School of International Affairs: 420 West 118th Street, Room 417 at 8:00pm. Dr. Deborah Lipstadt is a renowned historian and professor of Holocaust Studies at Emory. She famously defended herself in a libel trial in London against Holocaust Denier David Irving – the events of which are depicted in the Hollywood Blockbuster film Denial. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Gfyw7Uz8_2A
The topic for Dr. Lipstadt’s talk will be: Confronting Anti-Semitism in the 21st century.
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