Past Events

Curators tour KINDERTRANSPORT – RESCUING CHILDREN ON THE BRINK OF WAR

February 6, 2019

Join curator Ilona Moradof on a tour of Kindertransport – Rescuing Children on the Brink of War, illuminating the organized rescue efforts that brought thousands of children from Nazi Europe to Great Britain in the late 1930s. Explore the children’s difficult and often heartbreaking journeys through personal stories, artifacts and engaging media. Ticket Info: $10 general; $5 seniors, students; free YUM members, YU students, faculty, staff Center for Jewish History 15 west 16th st, NYC

KT80 Symposium Imperial War Museum London Talk

January 23, 2019

James Bulgin will speak about the new Holocaust exhibition being created at the Imperial War Museum and the preparations and research underway to realise a new and innovative approach. James will include a discussion about the ways the Kindertransport fits into the new exhibition. The Wiener Library 29 Russell Square, London WC1 B 5DP To register for a free ticket: https://bit.ly/2RBBuEY

KT80 Symposium Diane Samuels London Talk

January 22, 2019

Diane Samuels will talk about her play, Kindertransport, which has been performed worlwide, and continuously, since its debut in 1993. MacMillan Hall-Senate House. University of London Malet Street, London WC1 E 7HU For free tickets: https://bit.ly/2RBBuEY

KT 80 Symposium- London

January 22, 2019 - January 24, 2019

The Kindertransport 80 Years On: Critical Approaches to Kindertransport Research and Historiography The 80th anniversary of the scheme that permitted over 10,000 unaccompanied, mostly Jewish, children to enter the UK in 1938-39 seems a fitting time to approach a new, critical assessment of the Kindertransport and its origins, rationales, enactment and outcomes. Venue: Institute of Advanced Education, University College London, UK To register: kt80symposium.eventbrite.co.uk

Curators tour KINDERTRANSPORT – RESCUING CHILDREN ON THE BRINK OF WAR

January 14, 2019

Join curator Ilona Moradof on a tour of Kindertransport – Rescuing Children on the Brink of War, illuminating the organized rescue efforts that brought thousands of children from Nazi Europe to Great Britain in the late 1930s. Explore the children’s difficult and often heartbreaking journeys through personal stories, artifacts and engaging media. Ticket Info: $10 general; $5 seniors, students; free YUM members, YU students, faculty, staff Center for Jewish History 15 west 16th st, NYC

The Kindertransport: 80 Years Later

December 5, 2018

Join the Kupferberg Holocaust Center for a special discussion with local Holocaust Survivors who were on the Kindertransport as they share their individual experiences before, during, and after the War. Musical interludes on the theme of “Refugees” will be performed by The Astoria Music Project. They explore the music of composers who have made America their home, with emphasis on what it means to leave your homeland behind and start anew. This event is FREE, registration is requested.

CURATOR’S TOUR: Kindertransport – Rescuing Children on the Brink of War

December 3, 2018

Join us on a tour of Kindertransport – Rescuing Children on the Brink of War, illuminating the organized rescue efforts that brought thousands of children from Nazi Europe to Great Britain in the late 1930s. Co-presented by Yeshiva University Museum and the Leo Baeck Institute Tickets: $10 adults; $5 seniors, students; free for YUM members and YU students, faculty and staff. For tickets go to brownpapertickets.com or call 1-800-838-3006.

World Kindertransport Day commemoration Los Angeles

December 2, 2018

The Southern California KTA Chapter World Kindertransport Day commemoration will take place at the Los Angeles Museum of the Holocaust in Pan Pacific Park on Sunday, December 2nd. Visit the “Childhood Left at the Station” exhibit and share your Kindertransport stories with KTA members and LAMOTH visitors. At 3 pm, Hilda Fogelson will speak to museum visitors about her experiences.

KTA NYC World Kindertransport Day Commemoration

December 2, 2018

The Kidertransport Association hosts a gathering for Kinder and the next generations. For details: Kindertransport1@gmail.com

Sanctuary 80 Talks Series – Harwich, UK

December 1, 2018

Hear from four speakers about a range of topics exploring the 80th anniversary of the arrival of the first Kindertransport refugees at Harwich in 1938 and what it means today. Includes an interactive theatre event, Stage 3, by Peoples Palace and Safe Passage’s National Campaign. Tickets £5 Adult, under 21 free. Tickets through Eastern Angles Box Office online and Harwich Festival outlet at Harwich Library.

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