MCHE Calendar

MCHE programs include public programs, commemorative programs, professional development for educators, special events and exhibits, and events for students.
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PICTURES OF RESISTANCE: Wartime Photography of Jewish Partisan Faye Schulman
All Day
Location- Kansas City Public Library- Central Branch Faye Schulman wanted the world to know: Jews did not go like sheep to the slaughter during World War II. They mounted resistance against their Nazi oppressors. “I was a photographer,” Schulman said. “I have pictures. I have proof.”   Her rare images, collected , ...
Joshua Nelson Shabbat at The Temple, Congregation B’nai Jehudah
6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
An Evening with Joshua Nelson: The Prince of Kosher Gospel Music In Support of the exhibition “Auschwitz. Not Long Ago. Not Far Away.” Registration is free but required at https://bnaijehudah.shulcloud.com/form/shabbat-service-registration-oct-1-2.html. , ...
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PICTURES OF RESISTANCE: Wartime Photography of Jewish Partisan Faye Schulman
All Day
Location- Kansas City Public Library- Central Branch Faye Schulman wanted the world to know: Jews did not go like sheep to the slaughter during World War II. They mounted resistance against their Nazi oppressors. “I was a photographer,” Schulman said. “I have pictures. I have proof.”   Her rare images, collected , ...
An Evening With Joshua Nelson
4:30 pm - 6:30 pm
An Evening with Joshua Nelson: The Prince of Kosher Gospel Music In Community Support of “Auschwitz. Not Long Ago. Not Far Away” About this event This is a youth-oriented concert series and aimed at families from across all cultures to attend and learn through the greatest purveyor of cultural communication, , ...
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PICTURES OF RESISTANCE: Wartime Photography of Jewish Partisan Faye Schulman
All Day
Location- Kansas City Public Library- Central Branch Faye Schulman wanted the world to know: Jews did not go like sheep to the slaughter during World War II. They mounted resistance against their Nazi oppressors. “I was a photographer,” Schulman said. “I have pictures. I have proof.”   Her rare images, collected , ...
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PICTURES OF RESISTANCE: Wartime Photography of Jewish Partisan Faye Schulman
All Day
Location- Kansas City Public Library- Central Branch Faye Schulman wanted the world to know: Jews did not go like sheep to the slaughter during World War II. They mounted resistance against their Nazi oppressors. “I was a photographer,” Schulman said. “I have pictures. I have proof.”   Her rare images, collected , ...
75 Years After Auschwitz: Antisemitism in America
6:30 pm - 7:45 pm
More than 75 years after the Holocaust, antisemitism is again on the rise in Europe. But it is also increasing here in the United States. After the recent killings in Pittsburgh, Poway, Jersey City, Monsey, and the continuous attacks against Jews in Brooklyn, the American Jewish community is worried. Nearly nine out of , ...
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PICTURES OF RESISTANCE: Wartime Photography of Jewish Partisan Faye Schulman
All Day
Location- Kansas City Public Library- Central Branch Faye Schulman wanted the world to know: Jews did not go like sheep to the slaughter during World War II. They mounted resistance against their Nazi oppressors. “I was a photographer,” Schulman said. “I have pictures. I have proof.”   Her rare images, collected , ...
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PICTURES OF RESISTANCE: Wartime Photography of Jewish Partisan Faye Schulman
All Day
Location- Kansas City Public Library- Central Branch Faye Schulman wanted the world to know: Jews did not go like sheep to the slaughter during World War II. They mounted resistance against their Nazi oppressors. “I was a photographer,” Schulman said. “I have pictures. I have proof.”   Her rare images, collected , ...
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PICTURES OF RESISTANCE: Wartime Photography of Jewish Partisan Faye Schulman
All Day
Location- Kansas City Public Library- Central Branch Faye Schulman wanted the world to know: Jews did not go like sheep to the slaughter during World War II. They mounted resistance against their Nazi oppressors. “I was a photographer,” Schulman said. “I have pictures. I have proof.”   Her rare images, collected , ...
Four Children
KC ACTORS THEATRE PRESENTS WORLD PREMIER “FOUR CHILDREN” IN CONJUNCTION  WITH AUSCHWITZ EXHIBIT AT UNION STATION Kansas City Actors Theatre, the resident professional repertory theater company at City Stage in Union Station, announces the world premier of “Four Children,” opening Thursday, October 7 for thr , ...
Women of the Jewish Resistance
6:30 pm - 7:30 pm
Sheri Rosenblum   Of the approximately 30,000 Jews who escaped ghettos and work camps and mounted armed resistance against the Nazis during World War II, about one in 10 were women. They weren’t always welcomed by partisan units – women weren’t deemed suitable for fighting – but nonetheless proved crucial to the , ...
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Four Children
KC ACTORS THEATRE PRESENTS WORLD PREMIER “FOUR CHILDREN” IN CONJUNCTION  WITH AUSCHWITZ EXHIBIT AT UNION STATION Kansas City Actors Theatre, the resident professional repertory theater company at City Stage in Union Station, announces the world premier of “Four Children,” opening Thursday, October 7 for thr , ...
PICTURES OF RESISTANCE: Wartime Photography of Jewish Partisan Faye Schulman
All Day
Location- Kansas City Public Library- Central Branch Faye Schulman wanted the world to know: Jews did not go like sheep to the slaughter during World War II. They mounted resistance against their Nazi oppressors. “I was a photographer,” Schulman said. “I have pictures. I have proof.”   Her rare images, collected , ...
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Four Children
KC ACTORS THEATRE PRESENTS WORLD PREMIER “FOUR CHILDREN” IN CONJUNCTION  WITH AUSCHWITZ EXHIBIT AT UNION STATION Kansas City Actors Theatre, the resident professional repertory theater company at City Stage in Union Station, announces the world premier of “Four Children,” opening Thursday, October 7 for thr , ...
PICTURES OF RESISTANCE: Wartime Photography of Jewish Partisan Faye Schulman
All Day
Location- Kansas City Public Library- Central Branch Faye Schulman wanted the world to know: Jews did not go like sheep to the slaughter during World War II. They mounted resistance against their Nazi oppressors. “I was a photographer,” Schulman said. “I have pictures. I have proof.”   Her rare images, collected , ...
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Four Children
KC ACTORS THEATRE PRESENTS WORLD PREMIER “FOUR CHILDREN” IN CONJUNCTION  WITH AUSCHWITZ EXHIBIT AT UNION STATION Kansas City Actors Theatre, the resident professional repertory theater company at City Stage in Union Station, announces the world premier of “Four Children,” opening Thursday, October 7 for thr , ...
PICTURES OF RESISTANCE: Wartime Photography of Jewish Partisan Faye Schulman
All Day
Location- Kansas City Public Library- Central Branch Faye Schulman wanted the world to know: Jews did not go like sheep to the slaughter during World War II. They mounted resistance against their Nazi oppressors. “I was a photographer,” Schulman said. “I have pictures. I have proof.”   Her rare images, collected , ...
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Four Children
KC ACTORS THEATRE PRESENTS WORLD PREMIER “FOUR CHILDREN” IN CONJUNCTION  WITH AUSCHWITZ EXHIBIT AT UNION STATION Kansas City Actors Theatre, the resident professional repertory theater company at City Stage in Union Station, announces the world premier of “Four Children,” opening Thursday, October 7 for thr , ...
PICTURES OF RESISTANCE: Wartime Photography of Jewish Partisan Faye Schulman
All Day
Location- Kansas City Public Library- Central Branch Faye Schulman wanted the world to know: Jews did not go like sheep to the slaughter during World War II. They mounted resistance against their Nazi oppressors. “I was a photographer,” Schulman said. “I have pictures. I have proof.”   Her rare images, collected , ...
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Four Children
KC ACTORS THEATRE PRESENTS WORLD PREMIER “FOUR CHILDREN” IN CONJUNCTION  WITH AUSCHWITZ EXHIBIT AT UNION STATION Kansas City Actors Theatre, the resident professional repertory theater company at City Stage in Union Station, announces the world premier of “Four Children,” opening Thursday, October 7 for thr , ...
PICTURES OF RESISTANCE: Wartime Photography of Jewish Partisan Faye Schulman
All Day
Location- Kansas City Public Library- Central Branch Faye Schulman wanted the world to know: Jews did not go like sheep to the slaughter during World War II. They mounted resistance against their Nazi oppressors. “I was a photographer,” Schulman said. “I have pictures. I have proof.”   Her rare images, collected , ...
Queering Holocaust Studies
2:00 pm - 3:15 pm
Professor Spurlin is Professor of English and Vice-Dean/Education in the College of Business, Arts & Social Sciences, Brunel University London. He has written extensively on the politics of gender and sexual dissidence and is widely known for his work in queer studies. His monograph, Lost Intimacies: Rethinkin , ...
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Four Children
KC ACTORS THEATRE PRESENTS WORLD PREMIER “FOUR CHILDREN” IN CONJUNCTION  WITH AUSCHWITZ EXHIBIT AT UNION STATION Kansas City Actors Theatre, the resident professional repertory theater company at City Stage in Union Station, announces the world premier of “Four Children,” opening Thursday, October 7 for thr , ...
PICTURES OF RESISTANCE: Wartime Photography of Jewish Partisan Faye Schulman
All Day
Location- Kansas City Public Library- Central Branch Faye Schulman wanted the world to know: Jews did not go like sheep to the slaughter during World War II. They mounted resistance against their Nazi oppressors. “I was a photographer,” Schulman said. “I have pictures. I have proof.”   Her rare images, collected , ...
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Four Children
KC ACTORS THEATRE PRESENTS WORLD PREMIER “FOUR CHILDREN” IN CONJUNCTION  WITH AUSCHWITZ EXHIBIT AT UNION STATION Kansas City Actors Theatre, the resident professional repertory theater company at City Stage in Union Station, announces the world premier of “Four Children,” opening Thursday, October 7 for thr , ...
PICTURES OF RESISTANCE: Wartime Photography of Jewish Partisan Faye Schulman
All Day
Location- Kansas City Public Library- Central Branch Faye Schulman wanted the world to know: Jews did not go like sheep to the slaughter during World War II. They mounted resistance against their Nazi oppressors. “I was a photographer,” Schulman said. “I have pictures. I have proof.”   Her rare images, collected , ...
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Four Children
KC ACTORS THEATRE PRESENTS WORLD PREMIER “FOUR CHILDREN” IN CONJUNCTION  WITH AUSCHWITZ EXHIBIT AT UNION STATION Kansas City Actors Theatre, the resident professional repertory theater company at City Stage in Union Station, announces the world premier of “Four Children,” opening Thursday, October 7 for thr , ...
PICTURES OF RESISTANCE: Wartime Photography of Jewish Partisan Faye Schulman
All Day
Location- Kansas City Public Library- Central Branch Faye Schulman wanted the world to know: Jews did not go like sheep to the slaughter during World War II. They mounted resistance against their Nazi oppressors. “I was a photographer,” Schulman said. “I have pictures. I have proof.”   Her rare images, collected , ...
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Four Children
KC ACTORS THEATRE PRESENTS WORLD PREMIER “FOUR CHILDREN” IN CONJUNCTION  WITH AUSCHWITZ EXHIBIT AT UNION STATION Kansas City Actors Theatre, the resident professional repertory theater company at City Stage in Union Station, announces the world premier of “Four Children,” opening Thursday, October 7 for thr , ...
PICTURES OF RESISTANCE: Wartime Photography of Jewish Partisan Faye Schulman
All Day
Location- Kansas City Public Library- Central Branch Faye Schulman wanted the world to know: Jews did not go like sheep to the slaughter during World War II. They mounted resistance against their Nazi oppressors. “I was a photographer,” Schulman said. “I have pictures. I have proof.”   Her rare images, collected , ...
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Four Children
KC ACTORS THEATRE PRESENTS WORLD PREMIER “FOUR CHILDREN” IN CONJUNCTION  WITH AUSCHWITZ EXHIBIT AT UNION STATION Kansas City Actors Theatre, the resident professional repertory theater company at City Stage in Union Station, announces the world premier of “Four Children,” opening Thursday, October 7 for thr , ...
PICTURES OF RESISTANCE: Wartime Photography of Jewish Partisan Faye Schulman
All Day
Location- Kansas City Public Library- Central Branch Faye Schulman wanted the world to know: Jews did not go like sheep to the slaughter during World War II. They mounted resistance against their Nazi oppressors. “I was a photographer,” Schulman said. “I have pictures. I have proof.”   Her rare images, collected , ...
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Four Children
KC ACTORS THEATRE PRESENTS WORLD PREMIER “FOUR CHILDREN” IN CONJUNCTION  WITH AUSCHWITZ EXHIBIT AT UNION STATION Kansas City Actors Theatre, the resident professional repertory theater company at City Stage in Union Station, announces the world premier of “Four Children,” opening Thursday, October 7 for thr , ...
PICTURES OF RESISTANCE: Wartime Photography of Jewish Partisan Faye Schulman
All Day
Location- Kansas City Public Library- Central Branch Faye Schulman wanted the world to know: Jews did not go like sheep to the slaughter during World War II. They mounted resistance against their Nazi oppressors. “I was a photographer,” Schulman said. “I have pictures. I have proof.”   Her rare images, collected , ...
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Four Children
KC ACTORS THEATRE PRESENTS WORLD PREMIER “FOUR CHILDREN” IN CONJUNCTION  WITH AUSCHWITZ EXHIBIT AT UNION STATION Kansas City Actors Theatre, the resident professional repertory theater company at City Stage in Union Station, announces the world premier of “Four Children,” opening Thursday, October 7 for thr , ...
PICTURES OF RESISTANCE: Wartime Photography of Jewish Partisan Faye Schulman
All Day
Location- Kansas City Public Library- Central Branch Faye Schulman wanted the world to know: Jews did not go like sheep to the slaughter during World War II. They mounted resistance against their Nazi oppressors. “I was a photographer,” Schulman said. “I have pictures. I have proof.”   Her rare images, collected , ...
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Four Children
KC ACTORS THEATRE PRESENTS WORLD PREMIER “FOUR CHILDREN” IN CONJUNCTION  WITH AUSCHWITZ EXHIBIT AT UNION STATION Kansas City Actors Theatre, the resident professional repertory theater company at City Stage in Union Station, announces the world premier of “Four Children,” opening Thursday, October 7 for thr , ...
PICTURES OF RESISTANCE: Wartime Photography of Jewish Partisan Faye Schulman
All Day
Location- Kansas City Public Library- Central Branch Faye Schulman wanted the world to know: Jews did not go like sheep to the slaughter during World War II. They mounted resistance against their Nazi oppressors. “I was a photographer,” Schulman said. “I have pictures. I have proof.”   Her rare images, collected , ...
Special Topics – Auschwitz In-Depth: A Workshop for Educators- CANCELED
4:30 pm - 7:30 pm
A workshop for educators of grades 7-12. Taught by MCHE educators Dr. Shelly Cline and Jessica Rockhold in support of the exhibition Auschwitz: Not long ago. Not far away. Registration available soon. , ...
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Four Children
KC ACTORS THEATRE PRESENTS WORLD PREMIER “FOUR CHILDREN” IN CONJUNCTION  WITH AUSCHWITZ EXHIBIT AT UNION STATION Kansas City Actors Theatre, the resident professional repertory theater company at City Stage in Union Station, announces the world premier of “Four Children,” opening Thursday, October 7 for thr , ...
PICTURES OF RESISTANCE: Wartime Photography of Jewish Partisan Faye Schulman
All Day
Location- Kansas City Public Library- Central Branch Faye Schulman wanted the world to know: Jews did not go like sheep to the slaughter during World War II. They mounted resistance against their Nazi oppressors. “I was a photographer,” Schulman said. “I have pictures. I have proof.”   Her rare images, collected , ...
A Promise To Our Fathers Screening
7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Join us for a special screening of A Promise to our Fathers followed by a Q&A with KC natives Gene Greenberg, Stan Greenberg and Larry Pollard. Kehilath Israel Synagogue7-8 PMOctober 21, 2021RSVP by October 15 at 913-642-1880, ext. 202 In 1958, two nine-year-old boys met as neighbors and became best friends. , ...
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Four Children
KC ACTORS THEATRE PRESENTS WORLD PREMIER “FOUR CHILDREN” IN CONJUNCTION  WITH AUSCHWITZ EXHIBIT AT UNION STATION Kansas City Actors Theatre, the resident professional repertory theater company at City Stage in Union Station, announces the world premier of “Four Children,” opening Thursday, October 7 for thr , ...
PICTURES OF RESISTANCE: Wartime Photography of Jewish Partisan Faye Schulman
All Day
Location- Kansas City Public Library- Central Branch Faye Schulman wanted the world to know: Jews did not go like sheep to the slaughter during World War II. They mounted resistance against their Nazi oppressors. “I was a photographer,” Schulman said. “I have pictures. I have proof.”   Her rare images, collected , ...
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Four Children
KC ACTORS THEATRE PRESENTS WORLD PREMIER “FOUR CHILDREN” IN CONJUNCTION  WITH AUSCHWITZ EXHIBIT AT UNION STATION Kansas City Actors Theatre, the resident professional repertory theater company at City Stage in Union Station, announces the world premier of “Four Children,” opening Thursday, October 7 for thr , ...
PICTURES OF RESISTANCE: Wartime Photography of Jewish Partisan Faye Schulman
All Day
Location- Kansas City Public Library- Central Branch Faye Schulman wanted the world to know: Jews did not go like sheep to the slaughter during World War II. They mounted resistance against their Nazi oppressors. “I was a photographer,” Schulman said. “I have pictures. I have proof.”   Her rare images, collected , ...
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Four Children
KC ACTORS THEATRE PRESENTS WORLD PREMIER “FOUR CHILDREN” IN CONJUNCTION  WITH AUSCHWITZ EXHIBIT AT UNION STATION Kansas City Actors Theatre, the resident professional repertory theater company at City Stage in Union Station, announces the world premier of “Four Children,” opening Thursday, October 7 for thr , ...
PICTURES OF RESISTANCE: Wartime Photography of Jewish Partisan Faye Schulman
All Day
Location- Kansas City Public Library- Central Branch Faye Schulman wanted the world to know: Jews did not go like sheep to the slaughter during World War II. They mounted resistance against their Nazi oppressors. “I was a photographer,” Schulman said. “I have pictures. I have proof.”   Her rare images, collected , ...
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PICTURES OF RESISTANCE: Wartime Photography of Jewish Partisan Faye Schulman
All Day
Location- Kansas City Public Library- Central Branch Faye Schulman wanted the world to know: Jews did not go like sheep to the slaughter during World War II. They mounted resistance against their Nazi oppressors. “I was a photographer,” Schulman said. “I have pictures. I have proof.”   Her rare images, collected , ...
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PICTURES OF RESISTANCE: Wartime Photography of Jewish Partisan Faye Schulman
All Day
Location- Kansas City Public Library- Central Branch Faye Schulman wanted the world to know: Jews did not go like sheep to the slaughter during World War II. They mounted resistance against their Nazi oppressors. “I was a photographer,” Schulman said. “I have pictures. I have proof.”   Her rare images, collected , ...
Times Capsules Under the Rubble: the Ringelblum Archive in the Warsaw Ghetto
6:30 pm - 7:45 pm
During World War II Jews resisted not only with guns but also with pen and paper. Even in the face of death they left “time capsules” full of documents that they buried under the rubble of ghettos and death camps. They were determined that posterity would remember them on the basis of Jewish and not German , ...
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PICTURES OF RESISTANCE: Wartime Photography of Jewish Partisan Faye Schulman
All Day
Location- Kansas City Public Library- Central Branch Faye Schulman wanted the world to know: Jews did not go like sheep to the slaughter during World War II. They mounted resistance against their Nazi oppressors. “I was a photographer,” Schulman said. “I have pictures. I have proof.”   Her rare images, collected , ...
Jewish Resistance – Dr. Samuel Kassow
11:00 am - 12:15 pm
While most accounts of Jewish resistance to the Nazis focus on the armed uprisings in ghettos and the exploits of Jewish partisans in the forests, in fact Jewish resistance took many others forms as well including writing, schooling, religious observance, smuggling and collective cultural activity. This lecture will ex , ...
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PICTURES OF RESISTANCE: Wartime Photography of Jewish Partisan Faye Schulman
All Day
Location- Kansas City Public Library- Central Branch Faye Schulman wanted the world to know: Jews did not go like sheep to the slaughter during World War II. They mounted resistance against their Nazi oppressors. “I was a photographer,” Schulman said. “I have pictures. I have proof.”   Her rare images, collected , ...
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PICTURES OF RESISTANCE: Wartime Photography of Jewish Partisan Faye Schulman
All Day
Location- Kansas City Public Library- Central Branch Faye Schulman wanted the world to know: Jews did not go like sheep to the slaughter during World War II. They mounted resistance against their Nazi oppressors. “I was a photographer,” Schulman said. “I have pictures. I have proof.”   Her rare images, collected , ...
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PICTURES OF RESISTANCE: Wartime Photography of Jewish Partisan Faye Schulman
All Day
Location- Kansas City Public Library- Central Branch Faye Schulman wanted the world to know: Jews did not go like sheep to the slaughter during World War II. They mounted resistance against their Nazi oppressors. “I was a photographer,” Schulman said. “I have pictures. I have proof.”   Her rare images, collected , ...
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PICTURES OF RESISTANCE: Wartime Photography of Jewish Partisan Faye Schulman
All Day
Location- Kansas City Public Library- Central Branch Faye Schulman wanted the world to know: Jews did not go like sheep to the slaughter during World War II. They mounted resistance against their Nazi oppressors. “I was a photographer,” Schulman said. “I have pictures. I have proof.”   Her rare images, collected , ...
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October 2021

October 26
6:30 pm - 7:45 pm

Times Capsules Under the Rubble: the Ringelblum Archive in the Warsaw Ghetto

Union Station Kansas City
During World War II Jews resisted not only with guns but also with pen and paper. Even in the face of death they left “time capsules” full of documents that they buried under the rubble of ...
October 27
11:00 am - 12:15 pm

Jewish Resistance – Dr. Samuel Kassow

YouTube Livestream
While most accounts of Jewish resistance to the Nazis focus on the armed uprisings in ghettos and the exploits of Jewish partisans in the forests, in fact Jewish resistance took many others forms as well ...

November 2021

November 02
6:30 pm - 8:00 pm

Never a Means to an End: How the Atrocities of the Holocaust Impact Modern Research

Zoom
We are still learning lessons from the horrors of the Holocaust as we remember the past and redefine the present and future.  This lecture explores the human suffering that occurred as individuals were permanently harmed ...
November 09
6:30 pm - 7:45 pm

From Nuremberg to Demjanjuk: Justice and the Trials of the Holocaust – Annual Kristallnacht Commemoration

Union Station Kansas City
This talk explores the era of the great trials of the Holocaust, beginning 75 years ago at Nuremberg and ending a decade ago with the conviction of John (Ivan) Demjanjuk in Munich. Professor Douglas will ...
November 16
4:30 pm - 7:30 pm

Exploring the Essay

Union Station Kansas City
Annual workshop which introduces educators to the primary source documents for the White Rose Student Research Contest. Details available Fall 2021.
November 18
2:00 pm - 3:15 pm

Archaeology of the Holocaust: Treblinka and Bergen-Belsen

Zoom
Dr. Sturdy Colls will present on her research as an archaeologist at the sites of Treblinka and Bergen-Belsen.Presented by the Midwest Center for Holocaust Education and Union Station Kansas City in support of the exhibition ...
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