If you cannot make it in person, join us remotely on Sunday, May 15th at 3:45pm EDT as we celebrate the incredible work and achievements of Professor Jonathan Friedman. Dr. Friedman, the chair of Holocaust and Genocide Studies at West Chester University, is a longstanding an important figure in Holocaust Education in the Delaware Valley, and we are proud to honor him with our annual Educator of the Year Award.
Jonathan Friedman is currently Director of Holocaust and Genocide Studies and professor of history at West Chester University. He is the author of 10 books, most recently a monograph Haunted Laughter: Representations of Adolf Hitler, the Third Reich, and the Holocaust in Comedic Film and Television (Rowman and Littlefield, Lexington Books, 2022). A graduate of the University of Maryland, College Park, Dr. Friedman has served as a historian at both the United States Holocaust Memorial Museum and the Survivors of the Shoah Visual History Foundation.