William Helmreich

Dr. Helmreich is Professor of Sociology at CUNY Graduate Center and at City College of New York where he served as Department Chairman and heads the college’s Conflict Resolution Center. Before coming to CUNY, Dr. Helmreich taught at Yale University.

Publications by William Helmreich

Don’t Look Back: Holocaust Survivors in the U.S.

Where Irving Howe’s World of Our Fathers deals with Jews who came to America between 1881 and 1917, there is no World of Our Fathers about the 140,000 European Holocaust survivors who came to the United States after World War II or even about the other two-thirds of the survivors who came to Israel. Read More »