My visit to Prague and Terezín last month went quite well. Visiting ‘place’ and getting a sense of the space, the aesthetic, and mood is important for a researcher. 1,150 more words
Celebrating the life of Alice Herz-Sommer, a 110-year-old Holocaust survivor and concert pianist whose unflinching embrace of humanity continues to inspire many.
Sommer died Sunday in London. 354 more words
Holocaust Memorial Day once again passed this week just as quietly as other memorial days tend to do. Unbearably quietly.
I was browsing BBC IPlayer yesterday night as I was falling asleep and I came across a programme so moving it made me sit up in bed, turn the lights back on and watch till the very last second. 725 more words