9 2017

From Destruction to Rebirth - The Return of Life in the Jewish DP Camps

7:00PM - 9:00PM  

Kehillat Beth Israel Synagogue 1400 Coldrey Avenue


Launch Event for Holocaust Education Month: An Event in Memory of Kristallnacht.
Keynote address: ‘From Destruction to Rebirth: The Return of Life in the Jewish DP Camps’
Dr. Avinoam Patt, Philip D Feltman Professor of Modern Jewish History and Associate Director at the Maurice Greenberg Centre for Judaic Studies, at the University of Hartford, Connecticut where he is also Director of the Museum of Jewish Civilization.
Emcee: Laurence Wall of CBC Radio.
In cooperation with the Centre for Holocaust Education and Scholarship, Kehillat Beth Israel Synagogue, the Zelikovitz Centre for Jewish Studies at Carleton University, Saint Paul University, the University of Ottawa, and the Embassy of the United States of America.