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Music and Terror: A Discussion of Music, War & the Holocaust

Date:
Tuesday, January 28, 2020
Time:
9:30 am - 11:00 am
Location:
The D.B. Weldon Library (WL)
Room: Atrium
Cost:
Free
Girl playing violin

Join Western Libraries and Western Hillel for a fascinating discussion about how music is used in war and resistance. Hear from a panel of local experts and participate in an audience Q&A.

After the discussion, join Brian McMillan, Director of the Music Library, for a guided tour of the Alma and Arnold Rosé: Only the Violins Remain exhibit in The D.B. Weldon Library's Spencer Gallery.

Panelists:

  • Dr. Joseph Gilbert, Vice President of Research (retired), London Health Sciences Centre
  • Professor Alain Goldschläger (retired), French Studies, Western University
  • Reverend Stephen McClatchie, PhD, Faculty of Theology, Huron College
  • Ms. April Morris, PhD Candidate, Musicology, Western University
  • Professor Eli Nathans, History, Western University
  • Mr. Brian McMillan, Director, Music Library, Western University (Moderator)

This panel discussion is part of a series of events celebrating the life and work of Alma and Arnold Rosé, two musicians who fell victim to the Nazi regime in World War II. The Alma and Arnold Rosé: Only the Violins Remain exhibit runs from Jan. 7 - Feb. 28, and is located in The D.B. Weldon Library's Spencer Gallery.

Learn more

Host:
Western Libraries
Contact:
Brian McMillan - Director of the Music Library
bmcmill2@uwo.ca
519-661-2111 x85334
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