Honoring Elie Wiesel at the USHMM’s Inaugural Museum Award

Monday, May 16 6:30 PM
Wardman Park Marriott, Washington, D.C.

The Museum is conferring its highest honor on Founding Chairman Elie Wiesel, one of humanity’s most remarkable individuals, in recognition of the singular role he has played in establishing and advancing the cause of Holocaust remembrance. The United States Holocaust Memorial Museum Award will be given annually to an internationally prominent individual whose actions have advanced the Museum’s vision of creating a world where people confront hatred, prevent genocide, and promote human dignity.

Upcoming Books

  • From Pashas to Pariahs by Lucette Lagnado
  • The Dairy Restaurant by Ben Katchor
  • Show of Shows by David Margolick
  • Messianism by Leon Wieseltier
  • Mrs. Freud by Daphne Merkin