The U.S. Holocaust Memorial Museum pays tribute to Professor Peter Hayes of Northwestern University for his long-term contributions to Holocaust Studies. Hayes has written or edited twelve books including his 2017 book “Why?: Explaining the Holocaust” which offers responses to difficult questions such as:
Hayes taught at Northwestern for thirty-six years from 1980 to 2016 and currently is the chair of the Museum’s Academic Committee of Museum.
See also : Peter Hayes’s Website