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Fortunoff Archives keeping the past alive 30 years later

The Fortunoff Archive at Yale, which has collected the personal stories of thousands of survivors and first-hand witnesses of the Holocaust, is marking its 30th year with an exhibition at Sterling Memorial Library on view through Nov. 6 and a conference titled “The Fortunoff Video Archive for Holocaust Testimonies: Achievements and Challenges, 1982–2012” on Oct. 21.

Founded in 1982, the Fortunoff Archive is dedicated to the recording, collection, and preservation of videotaped oral testimonies of Holocaust survivors and witnesses. Read more of this YaleNews article at: http://news.yale.edu/2012/10/16/thirty-years-later-fortunoff-archives-still-keeping-alive-past-future#.UH70BzlE_oI.facebook