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Virtual Event: Holocaust Survival, Memory and Documentation: An Event to Honour the Kaposi Family

November 30, 2022 @ 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm

Please join us virtually to attend a special evening in honour of Dr Agnes kaposi, MBE, FREng, celebrated engineer and survivor of the Holocaust, to mark her family’s generous donation of their family’s document and book collection to the Wiener Holocaust Library.

The evening will feature Dr Kaposi in conversation with Library Director, Dr Toby Simpson, as well as a panel discussion including Professor Tim Cole (University of Bristol), Dr Borbala Klacsman (University College Dublin), and Dr Chris Gilley (Wiener Holocaust Library). The panel will reflect on the Kaposi family’s history and survival, as well as the significance of family document collections in historical research.

Join us virtually to learn more about Agens’ remarkable story and the importance of family history and collections for research and education about the Holocaust.

Event guidelines for those joining online:

1. The Library will send you a Zoom link and joining instructions via email prior to the event. Please check your junk email folders.

2. Please try and join 5 minutes before the event start time and we will let you into the room (do try and bear with us if this takes a few minutes).

3. If you would like to ask a question during the event, please type your question into the chat function, and we will endeavour to answer as many questions as possible during the Q&A. Your webcam will not be seen during this event.

4. The event will be recorded for the Library’s YouTube channel and will be shared at a later date.

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