An attempt to recall the mass murder of the Jewish people
in the Baltic in times of a new antisemitism.
Kuldiga as an example.
The symposium took place from the 2nd to the 9th of september 2007 at the town hall of Kuldiga and in the cultural centre Zabadaks.
A synopsis of the symposium, presented to the public on Saturday,
8th of September, 12.00 at the town hall of Kuldiga.
A press review.
Invitation and Poster, in Latviešu: ielūgums, plakāts
latvian press release: relize and as pdf
Built up on the experiences of the symposium a seminar and workshop was held end of July 2008: It took place again in Kuldiga, as a start for an elaborated research on the recollection of former Jewish life in Kuldiga, questioning how it is dealt with since the murders. Interviews with survivors and eyewitnesses were made.A publication is planned to be published in 2009.
For further information and for application to the seminar and workshop please use the contact below.
In collaboration with the Jewish Council of Latvia, the Konrad-Adenauer-Stiftung, the town council of Kuldiga / Kuldīgas pilsētas Dome and Nekac Kuldiga.
Czarnikauer Straße 20, D - 10439 Berlin, Germany
++49 (o)3o 44 32 33 76 and ++49 (o)16o 16 888 24