The Linen Hall Library in partnership with Conflict Textiles* will mark Holocaust Memorial Day on 27 January with an online event featuring inputs from a transnational panel of contributors on Holocaust-related family memorabilia. The event will take place over ZOOM from 2.00pm – 3.30pm (GMT).
There will also be an online exhibition starting on Monday 18 January – Monday 1 February entitled Light During the Darkness: Remembering the Holocaust. Each day an item related to the Holocaust will be featured with its own poignant story. These will be posted through the Library’s social media channels, Facebook/Twitter and Instagram.
For more information on Holocaust Memorial Day 2021 visit: https://www.hmd.org.uk/
*Conflict Textiles is an ‘Associated Site’ of CAIN (Conflict Archive on the INternet) at Ulster University, Northern Ireland. The collection is mainly comprised of arpilleras, quilts and wall hangings. Making visible the struggle for the disappeared remains at the very core of the collection. For more information visit: https://cain.ulster.ac.uk/conflicttextiles/
*Please ensure that you include an accurate email address when booking. A link to join the event will be emailed to you on the morning of the 27th January.
This event is fully booked.