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League for Human Rights to Host Award-Winning Holocaust Author

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Dr. Steve (Gunnar S.) Paulsson is the author of the award-winning book "Secret City: The Hidden Jews of Warsaw"

B'nai Brith Canada's League for Human Rights is proud to host award-winning author Dr. Steve (Gunnar S.) Paulsson for a lecture at Beth Emeth Synagogue in Toronto on Thursday, Jan. 26.

Entitled "The Other Jews of Warsaw: An Underground Community and its Struggle to Survive," the event will feature Dr. Paulsson discussing his decades-long Holocaust research, conclusions and reflections. Paulsson is a Swedish-born Canadian historian, university lecturer and author. His book, Secret City: The Hidden Jews of Warsaw 1940-1945, documents the near 28,000 Jews from Warsaw that either hid, never entered or escaped the Warsaw Ghetto.

More information can be found in the flyer below.

*A free video conference call with Dr. Paulsson will take place at noon on Thursday, January, 17. The call will introduce Dr. Paulsson and serve as a primer for the lecture. To RSVP for call in details, email: league@bnaibrith.ca*

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Published : Jan 10, 2017
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