Libraries to Host: The Power of Civil Society: the Fate of Jews in Bulgaria
In November, W. W. Hagerty Library will host an exhibition titled, “The Power of Civil Society: the Fate of Jews in Bulgaria.” This documentary exhibition features 21 posters that detail through photographs, documents and text how 50,000 Bulgarian Jews were saved from Hitler’s grasp during the Holocaust. The exhibition covers the years 1940 – 1944 and is presented by the Republic of Bulgaria’s Institute for Culture in cooperation with the Centre for Jewish Studies at the Sofia University “St. Kliment Ohridski.” An opening event will be announced in the coming weeks.
Click here to learn more about this exhibit. The option to view the site in English is located in the top right corner of the page.