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United States Holocaust Memorial Museum Traveling Exhibit ~ March 17, 2009 through May 3, 2009
"FIGHTING THE FIRES OF HATE: AMERICA AND THE NAZI BOOK BURNINGS"
Bridgewater State University | Maxwell Library - 3rd Floor
Bridgewater, MA 02325
The Center for Democratic Governance and Leadership is pleased to announce that the United States Holocaust Museum traveling exhibit entitled Fighting the Fires of Hate: America and the Nazi Book Burnings is currently on display on the third floor of the Maxwell Library for public viewing. This exhibit focuses on how the book burnings became a potent symbol during World War II in America's battle against Nazism, and concludes by examining their continued impact on our public discourse.
The exhibit is co-sponsored by the Center for Democratic Governance and Leadership; as well as the Anthropology, Political Science, Music, and Sociology departments and the Office of Academic Affairs.