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Call for Papers: International Conference on the Legacy of Primo Levi

"A Sort of Wisdom: Exploring the Legacy of Primo Levi," an international conference commemorating the 25th anniversary of Primo Levi's death, will be held at Edge Hill University outside of...

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University of Leicester's Holocaust Awareness Week Series

The University of Leicester Stanley Burton Centre for Holocaust and Genocide Studies is holding a series of three lectures and linked discussions as part of Holocaust Awareness Week from 24-27...

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Kindertransport Statue Opened in The Netherlands

A statue dedicated to the Kindertransport was unveiled at the Hook of Holland on 30 November 2011. Designed by internationally acclaimed sculptor Frank Meisler and supported by the Association of...

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Imperial War Museum London Hosts “Beyond Camps and Forced Labour” Conference

The Imperial War Museum London is hosting the fourth international multi-disciplinary conference on current research on survivors of Nazi persecution from 4-6 January 2012. Past conferences were...

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AJR Announces Kindertransport Reunion

The AJR Kindertransport Committee will be holding a Special Reunion to commemorate the 75th anniversary of the Kindertransport, which will take place on Sunday 23 June 2013 at JFS in North West...

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AJR Honors Founder of Paralympic Games

On the occasion of the Paralymic Games being held in London, the Association of Jewish Refugees honored the life of Paralympic Games founder Sir Ludwig Guttmann, who emigrated to England from...

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The Wiener Library Opens New Exhibition

The Wiener Library for the Study of the Holocaust and Genocide in London formally opens a new exhibition today entitled "Rescues of the Holocaust: Remembering Raoul Wallenberg and Lives Saved." The...

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LJCC Launches Expanded “The Holocaust Explained” Website

The London Jewish Cultural Center has added a new platform to the website www.theholocaustexplained.org, a Holocaust education resource for secondary school children. The launch of Key Stage 4 (KS4...

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Kindertransport 75th Anniversary Reunion

The Association of Jewish Refugees (AJR)  is delighted to announce a series of events that are being organized this year to mark the 75th anniversary of the Kindertransport. The central event will...

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