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Houdini 'escaped persecution'

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Houdini is a name that is familiar to us all and the escapologist continues to fascinate, even though its almost 85 years since he died. Why is that? A new exhibition at the Jewish Museum in New York looks at Houdini's legacy

It's curator, Brooke Kamin Rapaport, and the former president of The Magic Circle, David Berglas, look at the life and times of a remarkable man.


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