Surviving witness conversation on International Holocaust Remembrance Day

On Friday, January 27, 2012, at the invitation of the “Round Table for Contemporary History” a conversation with a surviving witness will be held as every year to mark International Holocaust Remembrance Day. The guest speaker is yet to be named.

The “Round Table for Contemporary History” is made up by the Culture and Contemporary History Dept in the City of Dachau authority, the Förderverein für Internationale Jugendbegegnung und Gedenstättenarbeit e.V., the Max Mannheimer Studienzentrum, the Dachauer Forum, the association Zum Beispiel Dachau, the Protestant Church of Reconciliation, the Catholic pastoral office on the Dachau Memorial Site, the Lagergemeinschaft Dachau, and the Dachau Concentration Camp Memorial Site.

At present it is expected that the evening will be held in the Ludwig-Thoma-Haus in Dachau, Augsburger Straße 23, beginning at 7 p.m. Details will be confirmed in the daily press closer to the event. Entry is free of charge.