Brief biography: Elie Wiesel

Brief biography: Elie Wiesel

Elie Wiesel, a Holocaust survivor whose book Night became an important part of school curricula and was read by countless young people, died at 87. Was Elie Wiesel able to 'sensitize the desensitized, world leaders among them' as he hoped?

Max Kutner
Newsweek

ESSENTIAL QUESTION:

Was Elie Wiesel able to 'sensitize the desensitized, world leaders among them'?
STANDARDS:
RI.1 - Meaning & Evidence, RI.2 - Main Ideas

DEPTH OF KNOWLEDGE (DOK) LEVELS:

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