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May 16, 2017
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Time:
7 p.m.

Location:
US Holocaust Memorial Museum
100 Raoul Wallenberg Place, SW
Washington, DC 20024

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New Frontiers:
Technology and the Preservation and Presentation of Memory
Public Program
Holocaust survivor Pinchas Gutter stands before a video display showing his testimony. In this “New Dimensions in Testimony” installation, displayed in cooperation with the USC Shoah Foundation, Museum visitors were able to ask questions that would be answered by Gutter’s previously recorded words. <i>US Holocaust Memorial Museum</i>.
Holocaust survivor Pinchas Gutter stands before a video display showing his testimony. In this “New Dimensions in Testimony” installation, displayed in cooperation with the USC Shoah Foundation, Museum visitors were able to ask questions that would be answered by Gutter’s previously recorded words. US Holocaust Memorial Museum.

As the World War II generation diminishes, the Museum will face a profound challenge: how to teach about the Holocaust without survivors’ unique, authentic voices. Explore the potential of new technologies, including virtual reality, to educate younger generations on the relevance of history.

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Stream the program live at ushmm.org/watch. Registration is not required to watch the live-streamed event.



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