8 May 2020
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8 am (UTC): all day histoVOICES: Listen to young voices from all over the world telling their stories about remembrance and learn about their hopes and fears for the future!
9 am (UTC): Launch histoPOD: Commemorating the Holocaust: Israel / How is the Holocaust remembered in different countries? Tune in for our first episode of histoPOD and find out more about Holocaust Commemoration in Israel.
11 am (UTC): all day histoVOICES: Listen to Misato from Japan!
12 pm (UTC): live Opening: Look back think ahead – What does 8 May 1945 mean to us today? / International panel with Dmitrij Kapitelman, Karolina Wigura, Wangui wa Goro, and others. Chair: Cosima Gill
1 pm (UTC): digital excursion histoSPOT: Part 1: Spotlight Berlin: May 1945 in your historical thinking/ histoSPOT will be taking you on a virtual trip to Berlin – to people and places in the city that lived through the end of WW2 or are evoking the memory of it.
2 pm (UTC): digital excursion histoSPOT: Part 2: Victory – Defeat – Liberation? 8 May in different perspectives
3 pm (UTC): live histoTALK: Representations of war and the Holocaust in comics / An interactive live talk with comic artists Barbara Yelin and Tobi Dahmen. Be there live, ask the artists questions about their comics, and join the discussion.
5 pm (UTC): live histoMEETS…Jalta: Jewish Perspectives on May 8/9 (German only)
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