PAST KTA EVENTS

 

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

APRIL 15-16, 2019 9AM-5PM

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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The Kindertransport, 80 Years Later

APRIL 10-12, 2019

The New School's College of Performing Arts, the New School for Social Research, The Zolberg Institute on Migration and Mobility, and the KTA present

3 Days of Performance, Thought, and Discussion in Remembrance of the Kindertransports.

Events include panel discussions, film screening and discussion, and the New York City Premiere of Last Train to Tomorrow, the Carl Davis song cycle on the Kindertransports.

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Curators tour KINDERTRANSPORT – RESCUING CHILDREN ON THE BRINK OF WAR

APRIL 1, 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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My Knees Were Jumping; Remembering the Kindertransports Screening

MARCH 13, 2019 6:30

Join us to watch, and discuss with director Melissa Hacker, the groundbreaking, first documentary film to tell the heart-wrenching story of the Kindertransports.

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Curators tour KINDERTRANSPORT – RESCUING CHILDREN ON THE BRINK OF WAR

MARCH 7, 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.

$10 general; $5 seniors, students; free for YUM members, YU students, faculty, staff
book online or by tel:800-838-3006

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Manny Lindenbaum Speaks

FEBRUARY 19, 2019 12PM-2PM

Kindertransportee and activist Manny Lindenbaum speaks as part of the Survivor Speaks Series at Brookdale Community College

Brookdale Community College
765 Newman Springs Road
Lincroft, NJ 07738
United States
Room Number: Twin Lights I & II
Building Number: Student Life Center

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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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Curators tour KINDERTRANSPORT – RESCUING CHILDREN ON THE BRINK OF WAR

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:
https://bit.ly/2RBBuEY

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