Tag Archives: Germany

Anschluss Anniversary Event – London

To commemorate the 75th anniversary of the Anschluss, the annexation of Austria by Nazi Germany on 12th March 1938, the London Jewish Cultural Centre is showing the photographic exhibition ‘Double Exposure: Jewish Refugees from Austria in Britain’. The exhibition is … Continue reading

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Ludwig Guttman – Father of the Paralympics

Tomorrow is the opening day of the Paralympic Games, following on from the thoroughly successful Olympic Games in London.The Paralympics began as the Stoke-Mandeville Games when Dr Ludwig Guttman, a pre-eminent German neurosurgeon was invited to establish the National Spinal … Continue reading

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Unique talk at UCL

From Experience, to Memoir, to History: Henny Brenner in Nazi Dresden Monday 21 May 2012, 6.45 pm Gustave Tuck Theatre, Wilkins Building, University College London, Gower Street, London WC1 Teachers and students are invited to what will be a very … Continue reading

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