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Elie Wiesel has 2 media appearances.

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An interview with Elie Wiesel
Charlie Rose, Wednesday, November 27, 2002
Elie Wiesel

Nobel laureate Elie Wiesel talks about his two new books: (timspalding)
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An interview with Elie Wiesel
Charlie Rose, Wednesday, December 22, 1999
Elie Wiesel

Nobel laureate and Holocaust survivor Elie Wiesel talks about his second volume of memoirs, (timspalding)

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Elie Wiesel was born in the town of Sighet in Transylvania. He was still a teenager when he was taken from his home to the Auschwitz concentration camp and the to Buchenwald. His memoirs of that experience are unforgettably recorded in NIGHT, which became a worldwide bestseller. Elie Wiesel is Andrew Mellon Professor in the Humanities at Boston University and founding chairman of the United States Holocaust Memorial Council.
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