CALENDAR OF EVENTS for 2016
Special Screening of “Ever Grateful: Anonymous Rescue during the Holocaust”.
Produced by Phillip Maisel OAM & Sophie Boord
Six Holocaust survivors express their gratitude to strangers whose acts of kindness saved their lives. For this they are ever grateful.
Following the screening ethicist Dr Leslie Cannold will speak about ‘Gratitude, Empathy and Courage’.
JHC Social Club Guest Speaker Dr Dvir Abramovich, Chair of B’nai B’rith Anti-Defamation Commission will be giving a lecture on “The War Against Israel”
Dr. Dvir Abramovich is chair of The B’nai B’rith Anti-Defamation Commission, The Israel Kipen Lecturer in Hebrew Studies and Director of the Program in Jewish Culture and Society at The University of Melbourne.
The Betty & Shmuel Rosenkranz Oration - Commemorating the 78th Anniversary of Kristallnacht
Keynote Speaker: Emeritus Professor Dr Konrad Kwiet, Former Pratt Foundation Professor in Jewish History and Holocaust Studies at the University of Sydney and Chief Historian of the Australian War Crimes Commission (SIU)
Topic: Australian Responses to the Holocaust
Free Entry. Bookings Essential
The Jewish Holocaust Centre Film Club will be screening “The Restless Conscience: Resistance to Hitler Within Germany 1933-1945” (1992) 113 mins, USA. Directed by Hava Kohav Beller.
Following the screening there will be a Q&A session with Guest Speaker: Dr Adam Brown, Senior Lecturer In Media, Communication And Public Relations, Deakin University.
In 1944, at least 170 German citizens were brought to trial and convicted as participants in a plot to assassinate Adolf Hitler. This was not an isolated act, but rather the last of more than 20 attempts to overthrow the Nazi Regime.
- Event Date Sunday 4 December
- Event Type Film Screening
- Venue Jewish Holocaust Centre
13-15 Selwyn St
Bookings & Enquiries
9528 1985 or firstname.lastname@example.org
The JHC Social Club guest speaker, Megan Goldin, Journalist, Radio & TV Producer, will be be giving a lecture on “How the Media covers Israel”.
Megan Goldin was a former radio report and TV producer for Foreign Correspondent and the 7:30 Report early on in her career.