Facts, Lies, Paradoxes and Mysteries: Remembering the 70th Anniversary of his Death in Auschwitz.
Dr. Kazimierz Braun Professor at the Department of Theatre and Dance, University at Buffalo
Saturday, February 19, 4:00 p.m. Sloan Auditorium, Goergen Hall, UR River Campus Free and open to the public
Father Maximilian Kolbe (1894-1941)- visionary Franciscan monk, scholar, journalist, publisher, and founder of monasteries and publishing houses in Poland and Japan - was canonized by Pope John Paul II in 1982. Dr. Braun, a professor at the University
at Buffalo and a writer, will talk about the life and works of this extraordinary man. The presentation is based on extensive research done in both countries.