Photography and the Holocaust: Then and Now

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Theme editor: Robert Hirsch

Robert Hirsch, theme editor,  is a photo-base artist, curator, educator, historian. Hirsch’s work has been exhibited in over 200 international solo and group shows plus he has curated innumerable exhibitions.

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September 2021

Thread #1

Origins of the Holocaust and Photography’s Role in its Interpretation

This thread assess how photographs are an element in a larger systemic universe, deriving from multiple personal and community economic/political/psychological/social and technical perspectives…

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November 2021

Thread #2

Nazi Photographic Perspectives

This thread examines the perspective of a few select Nazi photographers and those in their service who made personal and official documents of what they saw happening around the ghettos and concentration camps