The Legacy of 20th-Century Catastrophes -

2 May 2020

You Tell Us Stories. Why?


Poland, 1926

Marian Turski

Holocaust survivor, historian and founder POLIN Museum

Rwanda, 1984

Jacqueline Murekatete

survivor Rwandan genocide and founder Genocide Survivors Foundation

United States, 1964

Anne Applebaum

historian and author Gulag: A History

United States, 1952

David Rieff

journalist and author of In Praise of Forgetting

France, 1974

GĂ©raldine Schwarz

journalist and author of Those Who Forget

United States, 1952

Leon Wieseltier

Jewish-American public intellectual and author Kaddish