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Volume 1, Issue 3
Autumn 2005:

Helen Fagin

Dr. Helen Fagin is a Polish Holocaust survivor and professor emerita of literature of the University of Miami. She served as chairwoman of U.S. Holocaust Memorial Museum education committee and helped choose many of the artifacts that fill its exhibits. She later served as a member of the National World War II Memorial Committee, which planned the site and design of the memorial in Washington, D.C.

As a child, Dr. Fagin was imprisoned in a Nazi labor camp. After the Russians liberated her from a displaced persons camp in Austria at war's end, she escaped to the American sector and in l946, at age 24, came to the United States.

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