Events & Programs


Due to COVID-19, this event will take place as a Zoom webinar. Pre-registration is required.

The Jewish Heritage Centre of Western Canada is pleased to participate in the Manitoba Heritage Summit as one of Manitoba’s eight Provincial Heritage Associations. Please see the link below for registration to the virtual program. All are welcome.

Join us for a 3-part program on antisemitism in fascist Italy

At 1:30 pm join a moderated discussion with Dr. Bruce Strang on antisemitism in fascist Italy. To see the  pre-reading list and Dr. Strang’s bio click here

At 3 pm join Dr. Jeremy Maron: Life is Beautiful: A moderated discussion on unconventional Holocaust representation. For Dr. Maron’s bio, information on the workshop,  and  and the pre-reading list, click here

At 4:30 pm, join us for a screening of Figli del Destino, (Children of Destiny) with the participation of the film’s director, Marco Spagnoli from Rome. Q&A to follow. The film is the story of four Italian children facing the racial laws and the wave of hate brought by fascism against the Jews.