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Canadian Museum for Human Rights
85 Israel Asper Way, Winnipeg, Manitoba R3C 0L5
JOIN US FOR THREE EVENTS MARKING INTERNATIONAL HOLOCAUST REMEMBRANCE DAY AND ITALY’S 2018 CHAIRMANSHIP OF THE INTERNATIONAL HOLOCAUST REMEMBRANCE ALLIANCE.
SUNDAY, JANUARY 28, 2018
An afternoon of reflection and dialogue on the experiences of Italian Jews during the Holocaust at The Canadian Museum for Human Rights (MTS Classrooms) with DR. JEREMY MARON, the Museum’s curator of Holocaust and genocide content, along with a screening of the film The Garden of the Finzi-Continis. Q&A and reception to follow. Admission is free — all are welcome.
MONDAY, JANUARY 29, 2018
A talk at Congregation Shaarey Zedek, 561 Wellington Crescent, by DR. ALAIN GOLDSCHLAGER, Professor at the University of Western Ontario, who has published extensively on the Holocaust, including reflections on the life of Italian-Jewish writer and Holocaust survivor, Primo Levi. Q&A and reception to follow. Admission is free — all are welcome.
TUESDAY, JANUARY 30, 2018
A talk at the Holy Rosary Parish Hall, Roy Poltronetti Room, 510 River Avenue, by FATHER SAM ARGENZIANO on the response of the Catholic Church to the Holocaust. The talk will be followed by a Q&A and reception. Admission is free — all are welcome.
ADMISSION FOR ALL EVENTS IS FREE. ALL ARE WELCOME.
Brought to you by the Freeman Family Foundation Holocaust Education Centre of the Jewish Heritage Centre of Western Canada Inc. Lupa Di Roma: Order Sons of Italy of Canada, Canadian Museum for Human Rights, Societa Dante Alighieri Winnipeg, Congregation Shaarey Zedek, B'Nai Brith Canada, Vice Consolato d'Italia Winnipeg Manitoba Canada, and The Azrieli Foundation