Holocaust survivor to speak at Davidson College on Sept. 19
by Staff Writer
A Professor Emerita of German literature at the University of North Carolina at Charlotte, Cernyak-Spatz, will speak about suffering at the hands of the Nazis in a talk titled, “The Perpetrators of the Holocaust Through the Eyes of the Victims.”
The lecture will begin at 4:30 p.m. in Chambers Building room 2164. There is no charge to attend. For more information, call 704-894-2284.
Cernyak-Spatz moved to Berlin with her family in 1929 where they witnessed Hitler’s rise to power. Cernyak-Spatz survived Auschwitz-Birkenau, the women’s concentration camp of Ravensbrück, and a death march during the last weeks of World War II.