We record all our talks at The Wiener Library. If you missed an event, recordings are available for listening in the Wolfson Reading Room.
CD recordings are also available for purchase for £10 by contacting the Learning department.
Exiled Writers Ink and The Wiener Library present: “I’m not going back”: A Refugee Week writing workshop
Thu 20 Jun 2013 2.00pm - 5.00pm
Refugee Week 2013 This workshop will use the resources of The Wiener Library as inspiration for creative writing, including stories and poems which aim to convey what it is like to be an...
Book launch: 'Ruta's Closet'
Thu 27 Jun 2013 6.30pm
Ruta’s Closet is the harrowing and astonishing true story of how a Lithuanian Jewish family fought to escape the deadly clutches of Hitler’s Final Solution. The ordeal of the Kron family...
The Making of 'The Last Boat'
Fri 28 Jun 2013 1.00pm
A Filmmaker's Journey to Tell the Story of the Last Kindertransport Boat from Poland Filmmaker Alan Reich joins us to discuss his latest project, The Last Boat, which tells the story of the...
Wiener Library Family History Day
Sun 25 Aug 2013 1.00pm - 4.00pm
The Wiener Library offers unparalleled resources for researching family histories connected to the Holocaust. This special Open Day is an ideal place to start learning about the impact of the...
Rediscovering Piotr Rawicz’s Holocaust novel 'Blood from the Sky'
Wed 25 Sep 2013 6.30pm
The Wiener Library is pleased to be hosting the UK launch of a new book co-edited by Anny Dayan Rosenman and Fransiska Louwagie. Un ciel de sang et de cendres: Piotr Rawicz et la solitude du...
FilmTalk: Once Upon a Time in Italy
Thu 26 Sep 2013 6.30pm - 8.00pm
Professor Sir Christopher Frayling
Sergio Leone's massive gangster epic Once Upon a Time in America (1984) was the result of fifteen years of preparation. It told of the rise and fall of a gang of Jewish hoodlums from the Lower...
Seminar: Introduction to Holocaust Studies through the Records of the International Tracing Service Collection at the Wiener Library
Mon 21 Oct 2013 - Fri 25 Oct 2013
The Wiener Library for the Study of the Holocaust & Genocide and the United States Holocaust Memorial Museum’s Center for Advanced Holocaust Studies
The Wiener Library for the Study of the Holocaust & Genocide, in partnership with the United States Holocaust Memorial Museum’s Center for Advanced Holocaust Studies (CAHS), is pleased to...
FilmTalk: Imagining Multicultural London - Containment and Excess in 'Snatch'
Thu 5 Dec 2013 6.30pm - 8.00pm
Dr Rachel Garfield (University of Reading)
Snatch is a comic book gangster film that can be seen to represent the backlash against perceived notions of political correctness in what is effectively a public schoolboy fantasy of working class...