Nov

10 2019

Aftermath with Piotr Wrobl

6:00PM - 8:00PM  

Beth Sholom Synagogue 1445 Eglington Avenue
Toronto, ON

Film and Talkback

We will be screening the film "Aftermath". The Holocaust-related thriller and drama is inspired by the July 1941 Jedwabne pogrom in occupied north-eastern Poland during Operation Barbarossa, in which 340 Polish Jews of Jedwabne were locked in a barn later set on fire. To discuss this event and it's "aftermath, will be Holocaust scholar Piotr Wrobel. His academic research revolves around Polish-Jewish relations and the history of Polish Jewry since the Partitions of Poland.

Wróbel is currently a Professor in the Department of History at the University of Toronto, as well as member of the Faculty at the Munk School of Global Affairs. His academic research revolves around Polish-Jewish relations and the history of Polish Jewry since the Partitions of Poland.

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