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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

  • December 2nd, 7:00 PM - 8:00 PM

    Book Talk Featuring Author Bruce Feiler

    We are thrilled to present this exclusive Book Talk with author Bruce Feiler Bruce is the author of seven New York Times bestsellers; the presenter of two primetime series on PBS; and the inspiration for the drama series COUNCIL OF DADS on NBC. Bruce's two TED Talks have been viewed more than two million times. Employing a firsthand approach to his work, Bruce is known for living the experiences he writes about. His work combines timeless wisdom with timely knowledge to allow people to live with more meaning, passion, and joy. His new book, LIFE IS IN THE TRANSITIONS: Mastering Change at Any Age, describes his journey across America, collecting hundreds of life stories, exploring how we can navigate the growing number of life transitions with great purpose and skill. It was a Top 10 New York Times bestseller.

  • December 3rd, 7:00 PM - 8:00 PM

    Toffee Matzah Crunch with Carol

    Join Tradition Kitchens and The Breman Museum on Thursday, December 3rd at 7:00 PM to learn from Carol Nemo as she teaches us how to make her delicious Toffee Matzah Crunch-- a winter holiday treat inspired by tradition!

  • December 6th, 4:00 PM - 5:30 PM

    Janice Rothschild Blumberg Lecture Keynote Speaker: Alfred Uhry

    In honor of Atlanta Jewish community pillar Janice Rothschild Blumberg, please join The Breman Museum, Southern Jewish Historical Society, and The Temple as we unite two of her passions: history and theater. Hear keynote speaker and acclaimed playwright, Alfred Uhry, discuss his own reflections on the intersection between race and religion through his award-winning plays based on Jewish life in Atlanta and the American South.

  • December 9th, 7:00 PM - 8:00 PM

    The Joe Alterman Trio: Jazz Inspired by Photographs in the Jazz Memoir exhibition

    The Breman Museum is excited to welcome the Joe Alterman Trio back to the Stage for a Hanukkah Eve musical treat! On Wednesday December 9 at 7 PM the trio returns for a Live Zoom performance of music by jazz musicians featured in the current photography exhibition A Jazz Memoir: Photography by Herb Snitzer. Featured artists include Duke Ellington, Thelonious Monk, Miles Davis, Louis Armstrong, Nina Simone and many others.

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TESTIMONY

Bearing Witness

Unforgettable Stories From the Holocaust

ARCHIVES

Southern Jewish Archives

Delve into our archives and explore the Jewish history of Atlanta and the South.
LEARN

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.

Virtual Exhibit 

A Jazz Memoir: Photography by Herb Snitzer

Photography spanning decades of notable and important figures in the world of Jazz.

Support Us

While closed your generous support is needed more than ever before. Your gift will help sustain our beloved institution and support new, online programming that brings comfort and inspiration to our community. Together we will get through this. Thank You.

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