Anne Frank: A History for Today Lessons
for Humanity Exhibition
Sponsored by Holocaust Survivors
& Friends Education Center
At Sarazen Student Union Siena College
February 24 through March 24, 2002
With Art Exhibit: Afterimages: Traces of Memory,
Contemporary Art about the Holocaust"
by artist Susan Erony
The Award Winning film " Dear Kitty"
Anne Frank Eyewitnesses videotape selections
CD Rom tour of the Anne Frank House
For Information and Reservation Forms call 785-0035
The City of Albany and the Town of Colonie
Anne Frank Day
Monday, Tuesday and Wednesday:
10:00 a.m. 5 :00 p.m.
Thursday: 10:00 a.m. 8:00 p.m.
Friday: 10:00 a.m. 4:00 p.m.
Saturday and Sunday: Noon 5:00 p.m.
Donation $2. for adults and $1 for students
Created by the Anne Frank House in Amsterdam, Holland this
is a state of the art exhibition of 7 foot high self- lit constructions
with color photographs, documents and narrative text on fabric depicting
a wide selection of family photos, passages from the Diary of Anne frank
and testimony of Holocaust survivors, helpers, and victims of the Nazi
onslaught. The message conveys the tolerance strength and hope in the
face of adversity and that discrimination and bigotry are wrong and dangerous.
Calendar of Events
Anne Frank Day Wednesday February 27th
6:30 private tours and 7:30 Program
Opening Celebration with Sir Jack Polak,survivor of Bergen
Belsen Concentration Camp where Anne Frank died and Chairman Emeritus
of the Anne Frank Center USA and author of new book " Steal a Pencil
for Me" program donation $25 for hor doeuvres reception.
All the Lectures below are free
and Open to the Public
Wednesday March 4th 7:30 p.m.
Roger Bacon Hall 202
"Processing Trauma through the Arts: Echoes and Afterimages
of the Holocaust" by the Creative Arts Department Faculty of Siena
Wednesday March 6th 7:30 p.m. Sarazan Student
" Destined to Witness: Growing Up Black
in Nazi Germany" - Hans Massaquoi
Wednesday March 13th 7:30 p.m. Sarazan
Student Union 243
"The Last Chapter: The Prosecution of Nazi War Criminals
Eli Rosenbaum, director of the Office of
Special Investigations of the U.S. Justice Department
Friday March 15th 12:30 p.m. Library 26
" International Artistic Collaboration
in the Aftermath of Violence"
Susan Erony, Boston artist whose work is featured
in the Exhibition about her acclaimed
collaboration with a German Artist
1:00 p.m. Preview of new film " Desperate Hours"
about the Holocaust in Turkey with section on priest who later became
Pope John Paul XXIII with producer Dr. Michael Berenbaum
2:15 p.m. Dr. Michael Berenbaum, Keynote Address: The
Legacy of Anne Frank: Education in the 21st Century
4:00 p.m. Rescuers: Portraits of Moral Courage in the
with two rescuers Marion Pritchard and Jaap Penraat
5:30 p.m. Dinner with the Speakers Couvert:
7:00 p.m. Anna Rosmus " Against the Stream: Fighting
for Truth in History"
The real-life heroine of the Oscar nominated German film " The Nasty
8:00 p.m. Dr. Dienke Hondius "Absent: The Jewish
Lyceum in Amsterdam" with a survivor of the Jewish Lyceum Ruth Klemens
Monday March 18th Educators Conference
Wednesday March 20th 7:30 p.m. Sarazan Student
" Anti-Semitism in Germany Universities
in the Weimar Period"
Dr. Arthur Brenner, History Department Siena College
Conference Parking Directions
From Route 9 - enter Siena College at Main Entrance.
At stop sign take a left and follow visitor parking signs to visitor
parking lot. The signs will direct you to go straight through next
two stop signs and park behind the Morrell Science Center, next
to baseball field.
From here you should walk up the hill by Library and Morrell Science
Center. Follow signs to Anne Frank Exhibit in Sarazen Student Union.
Sarazen Student Union
Information Desk - 782-4242
Film Series and Lecture Series
A film and lecture series will be held at selected dates from March
4 to Aril 21, 2002. [details]
Conference is held at
515 Loudon Road
Loudonville, New York
For more information, a Conference Program
and reservations call (518) 785-0035.