Schenectady, N.Y. (March 23, 1998) Historian and author Judy Goldstein will give a talk titled “Resistance: Then and Now” on the Danish resistance to Nazi occupation on Sunday, April 5, at 8 p.m. in Reamer Campus Center Auditorium at Union College.
Goldstein, founder and executive director of Humanity in Action — Resistance and Human Rights, will focus her talk on the Danish resistance to Nazi occupation after the April 9, 1940 invasion.
The event — part of Lessons for Humanity, a series of Holocaust remembrance events at Union College — is free and open to the public.
Goldstein's talk comes as Union features Of Light Amidst the Darkness The Danish Rescue, an exhibit of photography by Judith Ellis Glickman. The show runs through April 23 in Union's Nott Memorial. (Ms. Glickman will give a gallery talk on April 14, at 8 p.m. in the Nott Memorial.)
Lessons for Humanity is presented by Union College and the Holocaust Survivors and Friends Education Center. Major support is provided by an anonymous donor from the Union College family.