My Heart in a Suitcase

NOVEMBER 1, 2008 to DECEMBER 30, 2019

ArtsPower National Touring Theater
This play, drawn from the autobiography of Kind Anne Fox is currently touring schools and other venues. KTA members are invited to attend any of the performances at no charge. Click on DETAILS below to view a video!

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Kindertransport Exhibit at The Center for Jewish History, New York City

NOVEMBER 26, 2018 to MAY 24, 2019

Kindertransport: Rescuing Children on the Brink of War

Leo Baeck Institute and Yeshiva University Museum launch an exhibition exploring this remarkable effort that saved some 10,000 children, many of whom never saw their parents again.

Popper Gallery
Center for Jewish History
15 W. 16th St.
Sun 11:00am–5:00pm
Mon & Wed 11:00am-8:00pm
Tues & Thur 11:00am-5:00pm

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Remembering and Rethinking: The international forum on the Kindertransport at 80

APRIL 15-16, 2019

The Association of Jewish Refugees (AJR) will bring together scholars, educators, policy makers, journalists, refugees and survivors to mark the 80th anniversary of the Kindertransport. Sessions will emphasize emerging research and discussions about its legacy today. Kinder will have an opportunity to connect with one another and share their own experiences.

Priority places are being reserved for KTA members. To register your interest, email alex@ajr.org.uk.

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Last Train to Tomorrow, NYC

APRIL 12, 2019 7:30PM

New York City Premiere of the Carl Davis song cycle on the Kindertransports.

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Alice Tully Hall

Memories of the Kindertransport -Jewish Museum London

NOVEMBER 8, 2018 to FEBRUARY 10, 2019

“Memories of the Kindertransport” is an exhibition and program of engagement commemorating the 80th anniversary of the Kindertransports.

The exhibition centers on the stories of six former Kindertransport refugees who continue to work with us today. It brings together their memories and reflections through new filmed testimony and objects from our museum collection to enable audiences of all ages and backgrounds to learn about how these personal stories are intertwined with global history.

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FEBRUARY 6, 2019 6:30PM

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

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KT 80 Symposium- London

JANUARY 22-24, 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

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KT80 Symposium Imperial War Museum London Talk

JANUARY 23, 2019 7:15

James Bulgin will speakabout 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:

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KT80 Symposium Diane Samuels London Talk

JANUARY 22, 2019 7:30PM

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

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