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Dec
07

Wartime North Africa: A Documentary History, 1934–1950 (Sarah A. Stein & Aomar Boum)

Sarah Abrevaya Stein (UCLA) & Aomar Boum (UCLA) Wartime North Africa: A Documentary History, 1934–1950  The 1939 Society Program in Holocaust Studies  This book, the first-ever collection of primary documents on North African history and the Holocaust, gives voice to the diversity of those involved—Muslims, Christians, and Jews; women, men, and children; black, brown, and […]

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Nov
16

Undesirables: A Holocaust Journey to North Africa

Undesirables: A Holocaust Journey to North Africa Aomar Boum (UCLA) Moderator: Todd Presner (UCLA) In this gripping graphic novel, a Jewish journalist encounters an extension of the horrors of the Holocaust in North Africa. In the lead-up to World War II, the rising tide of fascism and antisemitism in Europe foreshadowed Hitler’s genocidal campaign against […]

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