W. Jake Newsome

Dr. Jake Newsome is a  museum educator and scholar of American and German LGBTQ history. His research focuses on human rights and the postwar treatment of the Nazis’ gay and lesbian victims. His current book project is Pink Triangle Legacies: Holocaust Memory and Modern Gay Identity. He now works as the Manager of Civic Learning for Campus Communities at the United States Holocaust Memorial Museum in Washington, D.C. 

For questions about his research or to request a speaking engagement, email

For inquiries about the campus outreach work of the US Holocaust Memorial Museum, email

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