Holocaust http://news.stlpublicradio.org en Holocaust Survivors Jerry And Mike Koenig Tell Their Story http://news.stlpublicradio.org/post/holocaust-survivors-jerry-and-mike-koenig-tell-their-story <p>As young boys, Jerry and Mike Koenig escaped the ghetto in Warsaw, Poland and survived the last 22 months of the war by hiding in a bunker under a barn close enough to smell the smoke from the Treblinka death camp.</p><p>On this Holocaust Remembrance Day, they joined <em>St. Louis on the Air</em> host Don Marsh in studio to tell their story. Jerry Koenig is now a resident of Chesterfield, and his brother Mike is visiting from Israel.</p><p></p> Mon, 28 Apr 2014 16:58:16 +0000 Camille Phillips 35659 at http://news.stlpublicradio.org Holocaust Survivors Jerry And Mike Koenig Tell Their Story Unique Exhibit Honoring The Holocaust Opens In St. Louis http://news.stlpublicradio.org/post/unique-exhibit-honoring-holocaust-opens-st-louis <p>The <a href="http://www.hmlc.org/">St. Louis Holocaust Museum and Learning Center</a> debuts a new interactive exhibit called “Change Begins With Me: Confronting Hate, Discrimination and Ethnic Conflict” this week on the premise that “the lessons of the Holocaust are not yet learned.”</p> Wed, 05 Dec 2012 21:47:07 +0000 Alex Heuer, Mary Edwards & Don Marsh 7084 at http://news.stlpublicradio.org Unique Exhibit Honoring The Holocaust Opens In St. Louis Documenting The World’s Oldest Living Holocaust Survivor http://news.stlpublicradio.org/post/documenting-world-s-oldest-living-holocaust-survivor <p>Host Don Marsh talks with pianist and author Caroline Stoessinger.</p><p>Stoessinger is author of "A Century of Wisdom: Lessons from the Life of Alice Herz-Sommer, the World's Oldest Living Holocaust Survivor."</p><p>She is participating in the <a href="http://www.jccstl.com/programs/arts-culture/st-louis-jewish-book-festival/">34th Annual Jewish Book Festival</a>.</p><p><strong>Related Event</strong></p><p>34th Annual Jewish Book Festival<br>November 4 – 15, 2012<br>Various Times<br>Jewish Community Center, 2 Millstone Campus Drive</p> Thu, 08 Nov 2012 22:35:31 +0000 Alex Heuer, Mary Edwards & Don Marsh 6220 at http://news.stlpublicradio.org Documenting The World’s Oldest Living Holocaust Survivor