Yet they happened in a not so distant past. Others are happening today. Such is the human nature, at once atrocious and compassionate, conniving and benevolent, with a remarkable capacity to adapt and re-write history at will.
“Memory Unearthed” offered an extraordinarily rare glimpse of life inside the Lodz Ghetto during its existence from 1940 to 1944, through the lens of Polish Jewish photojournalist Henryk Ross (1910–1991).
The Lodz Ghetto Photographs of Henryk Ross (ran through July 30, 2017)
Museum of Fine Arts, Boston
May 2nd, 2017