FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
February 26, 2007
Contact: K.E. Schwab -- 724-738-2199
For photo of Susan Bachrach
Holocaust Memorial curator presents 'Nazi Medicine, Eugenics
SLIPPERY ROCK, Pa. - Susan Bachrach, curator of special
exhibits for the United States Holocaust Memorial Exhibit, will
discuss "Nazi Medicine, Eugenics and the Holocaust" at Slippery
Rock University March 6 as part of the University's 13th annual
Holocaust Remembrance Program. Her traveling exhibit "Deadly
Medicine Creating the Master Race" is on display through March 18
at Pittsburgh's Andy Warhol Museum.
free SRU lecture, sponsored by the political science department, is
at 4 p.m. in Miller Auditorium.
previous exhibits include "Liberation 1945," "NAZI OLYMPICS: Berlin
1936," "Hidden History of the Kovno Ghetto" and "Flight and
Bachrach's "Tell Them We Remember: The Story of the Holocaust"
received the American Library Association's "1995 Best Book for
Young Adults" award.
earned her bachelor's degree from Wellesley College and her
doctorate in modern European history from the University of
joined the museum in 1992 as a historian and writer for the
identification card project. Her work included researching and
helping chronicle the life of one Holocaust victim. The cards are
distributed to visitors as they enter the permanent exhibition.
Richard Martin, professor of political science, organizes SRU's
Rock University is Pennsylvania's premier public residential
university. Slippery Rock University provides students with a
comprehensive learning experience that intentionally combines
academic instruction with enhanced educational and learning
opportunities that make a positive difference in their
Editor's Note: A photo of Susan Bachrach is available from:
www.SRU.edu (then click on the Holocaust story).
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