CANCELED – The Last Palace: Europe’s Turbulent Century in Five Lives and One Legendary House
Sunday, May 3, 2020
When Norman Eisen moved into the US ambassador’s residence in Prague, returning to the land his mother had fled after the Holocaust, he was startled to discover swastikas hidden beneath the furniture in his new home. These symbols of Nazi Germany were remnants of the residence’s forgotten history, and evidence that we never live far from the past.
Presented in partnership with the Herbert D. Katz Center for Advanced Judaic Studies at the University of Pennsylvania.