"Entire communities would come together and rescue people," says Marci Dallas, the curator in charge of the exhibit for Holocaust Museum Houston. "And a lot of these stories are being told for the first time." This heroism, documented in Gershman's work and displayed at places like the U.N. headquarters and Yad Vashem in Jerusalem, went unheralded thanks to Albania's cultural isolation during the Cold War. There's an opening reception 6 to 8 p.m. on Thursday, July 16. Regular viewing hours are 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Mondays through Fridays, noon to 5 p.m. Saturdays and Sundays. 5401 Caroline. For information, call 713-942-8000 or visit www.hmh.org. Free.
Mondays-Fridays, 9 a.m.-5 p.m.; Saturdays, Sundays, 12-5 p.m. Starts: July 16. Continues through Feb. 7, 2009