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Texas Holocaust and Genocide Commission


78th Anniversary of the Warsaw Ghetto Uprising

Event details
Calendar   Commemorations
Location YouTube
Date Mon, Apr 19, 12:00pm - 1:00pm
Duration   1h

The organizers of this special program have assembled an impressive array of academics and artists to remember the victims of the Holocaust and commemorate their resistance, on the 78th anniversary of the Warsaw Ghetto Uprising.

The program, in English and Yiddish with English subtitles and translations, will feature keynote addresses by Samuel Kassow (Harford), Lili Kshensky Baxter (Atlanta), and Hinde Ena Burstin (Melbourne).

In the artistic program: Rivka Augenfeld (Montreal), Maida Feingold (New York), Annette Harchik (New York), Daniel Kahn (Hamburg), Shura Lipovsky (Amsterdam), Shifee Losacco (New York), Mir Kumen On Yiddish Choir of the Jewish Labour Bund Melbourne, David Rosenberg (London), Deborah Strauss (New York), and students from the Workers Circle Shule.

The program will be chaired by Marcel Kshensky (New York).

Click here to watch the premiere.

This program is produced by the Congress for Jewish Culture, Friends of the Bund, Jewish Labor Committee, and Workers Circle in association with the California Institute for Yiddish Culture & Language, Montreal Workers Circle, and the YIVO Institute for Jewish Research.

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