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The Jewish Heroes of Warsaw: the afterlife of the revolt

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The Jewish Heroes of Warsaw: the afterlife of the revolt

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The Jewish Heroes of Warsaw: the afterlife of the revolt

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Thursday 11 August
6.30pm

$15 per person*

Speaker: Professor Avinoam J. Patt

In this in-person lecture at the Sydney Jewish Museum, Professor Patt will discuss how the heroic saga of the Warsaw Ghetto Uprising was mythologised in a way that captured the attention of Jews around the world, allowing them to imagine what it might have been like to be there, engaged in the struggle against the Nazi oppressor.

Professor Patt comes to the Sydney Jewish Museum in partnership with the Sydney University Department of Hebrew, Judaic and Biblical Studies and Mandelbaum House.

Avinoam J. Patt, Ph.D. is the Doris and Simon Konover Chair of Judaic Studies and Director of the Center for Judaic Studies and Contemporary Jewish Life at the University of Connecticut. Until July 2019, he served as the Philip D. Feltman Professor of Modern Jewish History at the Maurice Greenberg Center for Judaic Studies at the University of Hartford, where he was also director of the Museum of Jewish Civilization.  Previously, he worked as the Miles Lerman Applied Research Scholar for Jewish Life and Culture at the Center for Advanced Holocaust Studies of the United States Holocaust Memorial Museum (USHMM).

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Thursday 11 August
6.30pm

$15 per person*

Speaker: Professor Avinoam J. Patt

In this in-person lecture at the Sydney Jewish Museum, Professor Patt will discuss how the heroic saga of the Warsaw Ghetto Uprising was mythologised in a way that captured the attention of Jews around the world, allowing them to imagine what it might have been like to be there, engaged in the struggle against the Nazi oppressor.

Professor Patt comes to the Sydney Jewish Museum in partnership with the Sydney University Department of Hebrew, Judaic and Biblical Studies and Mandelbaum House.

Avinoam J. Patt, Ph.D. is the Doris and Simon Konover Chair of Judaic Studies and Director of the Center for Judaic Studies and Contemporary Jewish Life at the University of Connecticut. Until July 2019, he served as the Philip D. Feltman Professor of Modern Jewish History at the Maurice Greenberg Center for Judaic Studies at the University of Hartford, where he was also director of the Museum of Jewish Civilization.  Previously, he worked as the Miles Lerman Applied Research Scholar for Jewish Life and Culture at the Center for Advanced Holocaust Studies of the United States Holocaust Memorial Museum (USHMM).

*$15 plus booking fees

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Terms and conditions:

This ticket gives access to the Museum and all exhibitions.

To redeem your ticket purchase, you must present either a paper or electronic version of this receipt to the Museum’s admissions desk on arrival.

Tickets are valid for 6 months from the date of purchase and can only be used once.

Tickets cannot be cancelled, refunded, exchanged or duplicated.

If you have purchased a concession ticket, please provide appropriate identification on entry to the Museum.

General information:

The Museum opening hours are:
Monday-Thursday: 10am-4pm
Friday: 10am-3pm
Saturday: Closed
Sunday: 10am-4pm

We are also closed on Jewish Holidays. Please check our website for full details.

The Museum has launched an app for iPhones on which you can listen to the voices of Holocaust survivors and perpetrators during your visit to the Museum. We recommend you download the SJM Voices app prior to your arrival. If you have an android phone, please ask at the admissions desk for assistance.

Due to the sensitive nature of the content in the Holocaust exhibition, we recommend that children no younger than 11 years of age attend, and that children under 13 years of age are accompanied by an adult at all times.

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