HEW 2019 Calendar

Oct

14 2019

to
Nov

29 2019

Only the Violins Remain (Postponed to January)
 

Western Libraries, University of Western Ontario
1511 Richmond Street
London, ON

Postponed to January

 

Exhibit

The Gustav Mahler/Alfred Rosé Collection at Western Libraries documents in part …

Oct

30 2019

to
Mar

1 2020

MI POLIN: Mezuzah Okno
 

FENTSTER @ MAKOM
402 College Street
Toronto, ON

Exhibition

The artist duo behind the internationally successful Warsaw-based Judaica company MI POLIN create a new s…

Oct

31 2019

to
Nov

27 2019

On the Doorposts (MI POLIN)
 

Miles Nadal JCC, The Gallery at the J
750 Spadina Ave
Toronto, ON M5S 2J2

Exhibition

Combining contemporary photography and archival research, this original exhibition takes visitors on a jo…

Nov

1 2019

to
Nov

22 2019

The Paradox: Free Speech and Holocaust Denial in Canada
 

Campbell House Museum
160 Queen Street West
Toronto, ON

Exhibit

How should a liberal democracy like Canada respond to Holocaust denial? What are the reasonable limits of fr…

Nov

3 2019

to
Nov

10 2019

The 39th annual Neuberger Holocaust Education Week examines the Holocaust from a universal perspective through our th…

Nov

4 2019

to
Nov

17 2019

The Pianist of Willesden Lane
 

The Greenwin Theatre at Toronto Centre for the Arts
5040 Yonge Street
Toronto, ON

Play

An expression of hope and the life-affirming power of music, The Pianist of Willesden Lane tells the true sto…

Nov

10 2019

The Vienna Protocol: Medicine Confronts Legacies of its Nazi Past

10:00AM - 1:00PM  

University of Toronto, Medical Sciences Building
1 King's College Circle
Room 2170
Toronto, ON

The Vienna Protocol: Medicine's Confrontation with Continuing Legacies of its Nazi Past / Lecture

After decades of d…

Nov

10 2019

The Holocaust and Today's Human Rights Abuses with Raheel Raza

12:00PM - 2:00PM  

North York Central Library
5120 Yonge Street
Toronto, ON

Panel Discussion

An Interfaith exploration of our memories of the Holocaust and today's human rights abuses, with Mu…

Nov

10 2019

FOR YOU WERE STRANGERS... : Closing Program of Holocaust Education Week

2:00PM - 4:00PM  

Holy Blossom Temple
1950 Bathurst Street
Toronto, ON

FOR YOU WERE STRANGERS... : REFLECTIONS ON THE LEGACY OF THE HOLOCAUST TODAY

In a time of surging antisemitism and i…

Nov

10 2019

Giving Voice to Those Who Perished

3:00PM - 5:00PM  

Lipa Green Centre, Tamari Hall
4600 Bathurst St.
Toronto, ON M2R 3V2

The Legacy of the Yiddish writer  Dvoyre Fogel (1900-1942) / Yiddish-Language Lecture

דאָס לעבן און שא…

Nov

10 2019

The Crate: A Story of War, A Murder, and Justice with Deborah Levison

3:00PM - 5:00PM  

Richmond Hill Central Library
1 Atkinson Street
Richmond Hill, ON

Book Talk

Deborah Levison is a daughter and granddaughter of Holocaust survivors, and her presentation recounts not …

Nov

10 2019

Making New Jewish Art from Traces of a Jewish Past in Poland

3:30PM - 4:15PM  

Limmund, University of Toronto, Faculty of Law
78 Queen's Park
Toronto, ON

MI POLIN (Hebrew for “from Poland”) is the first Judaica company established in Poland since World War II. MI POL…

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…

Nov

10 2019

Lessons from the Holocaust: Past, Present and Future with Erica Miller

6:00PM - 8:00PM  

Melrose Community Church
375 Melrose Avenue
Toronto, ON

Book Talk

Dr. Erica Miller is a Holocaust survivor, international best-selling author, inspirational speaker, mental…