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Rise & Shine Film Screening - "Refuge: Stories of the Selfhelp Home"

Event Type: Rise and Shine
Date: 12/19/2012
Start Time: 10:30 AM
End Time: 11:30 AM
Description:
 "REFUGE: Stories of the Selfhelp Home" is a documentary film about the last generation of Holocaust survivors in Chicago. It weaves together historical narrative, archival footage, and personal testimony to reveal the origins and originality of a resourceful Chicago-area community that over generations has brought together more than 1,000 Central European Jewish refugees and Holocaust survivors under one roof. Director Ethan Bensinger will screen the film.
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Location: Auditorium - Meeting Room, HP Library
Contact: Adult Department
Contact Number: 847-681-7031