Talk and Discussion with Professor Sheila Weiss

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Sharon Williams

Please join us for a talk and discussion with Clarkson University Professor of History, Sheila Weiss. Her talk entitled "After the Fall: Political Whitewashing and Personal Refashioning in the Postwar Career of Otmar Freiherr von Verschuer" will be held at Beth El on Sunday, October 29th at 2:00pm. Her research explores the life of Baron Otmar von Verschuer who was a German human geneticist and mentor of the infamous Josef Mengele. The talk will explore Verschuer's pre-1933 and Nazi career trajectory and then focus on Otmar von Verschuer in the post-War period. Refreshments served.

Sunday, October 29, 2017 - 2:00pm - 3:30pm
Congregation Beth El
Talk and Discussion with Professor Sheila Weiss