The Shadows of Shoah Exhibition will be staged at YMCA Christchurch 11 August to 1 October. Info here. The exhibition was recently staged at The Cardboard Cathedral in Christchurch in association with Jewish Federation of NZ. We are grateful for the support of Claims Conference and Astor Foundation in making this staging possible.
Perry Trotter's recent blog on Times of Israel, entitled "Facebook Safe Place For Jew Hatred", has had very good readership.
Shadows of Shoah's Sheree Trotter last year gave a speech at an Auckland rally held in response to the recent surge in antisemitism. Her speech gained worldwide attention with more than 60,000 online views.
Perry and Sheree Trotter were recently interviewed by Keren Cook for Radio Shalom. Listen to the interview here.
Our education page has been updated.
Shadows of Shoah Founder, Perry Trotter, recently attended the Global Forum for Combatting Antisemitism in Jerusalem. A report will be included in our upcoming newsletter. Please sign up.
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The Prime Minister of NZ, Rt Hon John Key, launched the Shadows of Shoah Exhibition at a United Nations International Holocaust Remembrance Day event in January 2013.
Shadows of Shoah is directed by the board of the Shadows of Shoah Trust. It is a work in progress - an artistic and educational project, communicating the gravity and significance of the Holocaust in a unique way. Using photography and original music, selected episodes from survivors' experiences are presented in a brief, compelling format to reach a generation for whom the Holocaust holds little relevance or significance. View examples of our work to date here and here and here.
The systematic murder of millions of European Jews must not be reduced to a faceless statistic or historical anomaly.