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Rebuilding From the Ashes: Boston Architect Hans Strauch to Speak on Reclaiming in Post-Nazi Germany

Presented by Lesley University at Washburn Auditiorium, Lesley University Brattle Campus, Cambridge MA

Oct 24 2019
Rebuilding From the Ashes: Boston Architect Hans Strauch to Speak on Reclaiming in Post-Nazi Germany

On Thursday, Oct. 24, at 7 p.m., Strauch will speak about his efforts to rebuild Mosse Palais and reclaim the family’s place in the center of Berlin and rekindle the family’s legacy of art and philanthropy.

Prominent Berlin publishers, philanthropists and art collectors, the Mosse family became the targets of Nazi anti-Semitism when their flagship newspaper was critical of Adolf Hitler and the National Socialists. The family was forced to leave Germany in 1933, leaving behind their grand residence The Mosse Palais and extensive art collection which were confiscated by the Nazis. The Mosse Palais was destroyed by Allied bombings.

In 1998, architect Hans Strauch, a member of the Mosse Family,

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This event is free and open to the public.  Reception to follow.

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Starting at 7pm, followed by a reception.

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Washburn Auditiorium, Lesley University Brattle Campus

10 Phillips Place, Cambridge, MA 02138

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