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Atlanta Collects: Contemporary

Atlanta Collects: Contemporary

TREASURES FROM ATLANTA’S PRIVATE COLLECTORS

Mar 13 - Jun 11

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Second Feature Module
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Absence of Humanity

The Holocaust Years, 1933-1945

This permanent exhibition presents the history of the Holocaust through artifacts and stories of Atlanta area Holocaust Survivors.

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Eighteen Artifacts: A Story of Jewish Atlanta

The story of Jewish Atlanta began as it did in many other Southern towns, but its narrative would take dramatic turns as Atlanta became a stage for regional, national, and international events over the next 170 years.

Events

  • April 30th, 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM

    Lili Baxter's Retirement Celebration

    The Breman Museum invites you to celebrate Lili Baxter.

  • May 7th, 2:00 PM - 5:00 PM

    Eugen Schoenfeld (Czechoslovakia): Remarkable Stories from the Holocaust

    Brutalized by Nazis, beaten and humiliated, Eugen survived the Holocaust in the notorious camps of Auschwitz-Birkenau and Dachau. Yet after the war, when given the chance to kill one of the most brutal guards, he refused. What powers led Eugen to give up hostility to his enemies? The former Chair of the Department of Sociology at Georgia State University, Eugen will reflect on this question and other aspects of rebuilding life from the brink of destruction.

  • May 21st, 5:00 PM - 7:00 PM

    Molly Blank Concert Series: From the Top

    From the Top with Host Christopher O’Riley is NPR’s hit radio show, airing on more than 220 stations nationwide. It is a weekly, hour-long showcase of America’s top young classical musicians, ages 8–18, featuring performances and interviews.

  • September 10th, 2:00 PM - 5:00 PM

    Miriam Fishkin: Remarkable Stories from the Holocaust

    When she was ten, Miriam and her family were forced from their home by the Russian secret police who controlled the region, and sent to Siberia. There, despite the relentless hard work and bitterly cold weather, she survived the war.

  • October 15th, 2:00 PM - 5:00 PM

    Henry (Hank) Lewin: Remarkable Stories from the Holocaust

    Hank tells the story of his parents, Nora and Joel Lewin who were married in Kovno, Lithuania, and endured separation and several concentration camps to survive the Holocaust. He remembers Gideon, a brother he never knew who was killed in Auschwitz at the age of two.

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Breman Magazine: News and Notes from The Breman Museum

In honor of the 20th Anniversary celebration, the first edition of "At the Breman" was published. Featuring stories on the past 20 years.

The Weinberg Center for Holocaust Education
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Weinberg Center for Holocaust Education

The Lillian and A.J. Weinberg Center for Holocaust Education offers guided tours of our Holocaust Galleries as well as pre and post visit curriculum for educators.

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Cuba Family Archives for Southern Jewish History

Explore our extensive collection, the largest repository for Jewish archival material in the Southeast.

Experience the Breman
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2017 Molly Blank Series

Three one-night-only concerts.

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