Sonoma State sets series of Holocaust lectures

John Steiner, Sonoma State professor emeritus, will address "Resisting the Perpetrators of Nazi Death Camps" April 17.

On May 8, Sani Rifati will lecture on the suffering of the Romanies, or Gypsies, during the Holocaust and their continued oppression in Europe.

Sponsors are the Alliance for the Study of the Holocaust, the Paul V. Benko Holocaust Education Endowment, Sonoma State University Holocaust Study Center and the Jewish Chautauqua Society.

The free lectures begin at 4 p.m. For information, call Myrna Goodman at (707) 664-4076 or online at