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Sunday, June 16 • 12:00pm - 1:00pm
A Jewish–Polish dialogue: what can be said?

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Between 1939 and 1945 three million Polish Jews were murdered, as were three million non-Jewish Poles. Yet their experiences as victims of mass murder were vastly different. Jewish survivors speak of Polish complicity with the German Nazis, while Polish survivors speak of a common persecution at the hands of the German invaders and resentment of Jewish accusations. Within this atmosphere of animosity, is a dialogue possible or worthwhile?

Regrettably, Magda Szubanski will no longer be speaking at Limmud Oz. 

Speakers
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Irving Wallach

Irving is a Sydney barrister, the son of Polish Holocaust survivors with family still living in Poland. The documentary A Town Called Brzostek told the story of his mother being hidden by her Catholic neighbour and Irving’s meeting with her grandson. He has been a NIF Australia... Read More →
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CANCELLED - Magda Szubanski

Magda is one of Australia's best known and most loved performers. She appeared in university revues and in a number of sketch comedy shows before creating the iconic character of Sharon Strzelecki in Kath and Kim. She has also acted in films (Babe, Babe: Pig in the City, Happy Feet... Read More →


Sunday June 16, 2019 12:00pm - 1:00pm
Room 5

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