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 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.
The Jewish Holocaust Centre will present a travelling exhibit of the photographs by Faye Schulman, the only known Jewish partisan to document the World War II experienceon film.
"Pictures of Resistance: The Wartime Photographs of Jewish Partisan Faye Schulman"
Monday 12 September till Sunday 30 October.
Sunday 2 October - Erev Rosh Hashanah
Monday 3 October - Rosh Hashanah
Tuesday 4 October - Rosh Hashanah
Please note that new parking conditions have now come into affect for cars and buses parking in front of the Jewish Holocaust Centre.
Buses will have a maximum of 10 minutes to drop off or pick up students from the Centre from 9.30am - 3.30pm, Monday to Friday.
Phillip Maisel, Order of Australia Medal recipient, and Head of the Jewish Holocaust Centre's Video Testimonies Department, has received a prestigious Victorian Museum Award from Museums Australia (Victoria), the industry body for Victoria’s museums.
The 2016 Victorian Museum Awards were presented on 14 July at State Library Victoria by Museums Australia (Victoria) – www.mavic.asn.au – the peak body for 1,000+ museums and collecting organisations. The night was hosted by performer, writer, producer, and director, Diana Nguyen and featured a special address by Martin Foley MP, Minister for Creative Industries.