Torn from Home
Music, poetry and talks for Holocaust Memorial
Wed 30 January 2019
Doors open: 19:00
Union Chapel, Compton Terrace, Islington, London, N1 2UN.
Entry Requirements: Under 16s accompanied by an adult
Torn from home is Union Chapel’s contribution to Holocaust Memorial 2019.
In remembering the historic events which led to the Holocaust and other genocides, we will look at the dynamics which replicate and perpetuate violence and intimidation against specific target groups.
Ben Gidley of Birkbeck College will look at current experiences of anti-Semitism within its historic framework.
This promises to be an informative and inspirational evening.
Traditional and contemporary Jewish music from Cantor Tamara and indigenous Latin American music from Phaxsi Coca.
This event will be in the Union Chapel Bar. Access is from the gate to the left of the main entrance.
All times are subject to change on the night
19:00 – Doors and bar open
19:30 – Event Begins
22:30 – Curfew
Union Chapel Bar open after the show.