Gottschalk was just 8 years old when he witnessed the Kristallnacht pogrom in his town of Oberwesel, Germany. In the aftermath of the riots, he and his grandfather discovered pieces of their family’s Torah in a nearby brook and vowed to put the pieces back together. Today, his mission continues.
This event is free and open to the public and is sponsored by the Center for Holocaust and Humanity Education and Xavier's Edward B. Brueggeman Center for Dialogue. For more information call 513 487-3055.