Course materials and research related to Profession Morton C. Fierman's course titled "The Holocaust: the ordeal of European
Jewry during the Second World War as reflected in art, music, drama, fiction, poetry, historical, psychological, and religious
writing", developed in February 1972.
Born in Cleveland, Fierman attended Hebrew Union College in Cincinnati. In 1957, he became rabbi at Temple Beth Sholom in
Santa Ana. Professor Morton C. Fierman founded and was the director of the Institute of Judaism within the Department of Religious
Studies at CSU, Fullerton.