Nottingham’s independent bookshop | 14a Long Row, Nottingham NG1 2DH | 0115 8373097

Remembering the Soviet Jewish Anti-Fascist Committee

Wednesday, 31st August, 2022    
6:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Thornhaugh Street, Russell Square, London, WC1H 0XG

On August 12th 1952, thirteen members of the Soviet Jewish Anti-Fascist Committee  יידישער אנטי פאשיסטישער קאמיטעט were murdered on the orders of Stalin. Join us to commemorate their 70th יארצייט

S. Lozovskii, J. Juzefovich, Prof. B. Shimeliovich, I. Fefer, L. Kvitko, P. Markish, D. Bergelson, D. Hofstein, B. Zuskin, L. Talmi, I. Vatenberg, E. Teumin,  and Ch. Vatenberg-Ostrovska 

6.30-9.30 (doors 6.00)

SOAS, Thornhaugh Street, Russell Square, London WC1H 0XG

Speakers: Gennady Estraikh, Professor, New York University and Helen Beer, Lecturer Emerita, University College London                    
Music: Polina Shepherd

Followed by Song Searcher (83 minutes) a film about Moyshe Beregovsky, who recorded and studied the traditional music of Ukranian Jewry in the 192s, 30s and 40s and who was imprisoned in a Stalinist labour camp in 1950.

Tickets (£5.00 with code 5Leaves, including light refreshments) available  from the Jewish Music Institute (www.jmi.org.uk)  Organised by the Jewish Music Institute and Five Leaves Publications

For further information email bookshop@fiveleaves.co.uk