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Vedem Underground:  The Secret Magazine of Terezin

Vedem Underground: The Secret Magazine of Terezin

Vedem Underground

Oct 14 - Mar 10

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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

  • January 16th, 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM

    Music as Spiritual Resistance Talk

    This lecture discusses how resistance and defiance were often hidden in the artistic work of Jewish musicians imprisoned in Terezín, the Nazi ghetto/camp in Czechoslovakia. Hear compelling stories about this form of resistance from Dr. Laurence Sherr, an internationally recognized Holocaust music lecturer, composer, and educator. Dr. Sherr’s presentation will include eyewitness video clips, archival materials, and his onsite photo documentation.

  • January 17th, 10:00 AM - 11:30 AM

    Historic Jewish Atlanta Tour: Fox Theatre

    Take a one-of-a-kind behind the scenes tour of the Fox Theatre and learn about his founder, William Fox, born Wilhelm Fuchs, and his imprint in the entertainment business as we know it today.

  • January 20th, 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM

    Zine Making Workshop

    This workshop is inspired by the Vedem Underground Exhibition. Open to all ages.

  • February 10th, 12:00 PM - 2:00 PM

    Historic Jewish Atlanta Tour: Civil Rights Bus Tour

    Join us for our next Historic Jewish Atlanta Tour with a one-of-a-kind trolley tour of the Jewish connection to Atlanta’s Civil Rights Movement! Explore the role Jewish institutions played in the fight for integration with tour stops at The Temple, Prior Tire, the Rich’s Building, the Peachtree Manor Hotel, and the American Motor Hotel.

  • February 10th, 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM

    Vedem Onstage!

    Join us at The Breman as teen actors from Atlanta’s Jewish day schools perform scenes from the Vedem-inspired play And A Child Shall Lead. A post-show dialogue with the cast and director Mira Hirsch will follow. Self-guided tour of gallery available before and after the performance.

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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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