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Judith Trijtel, Amsterdam 1943. Photo: Annemie Wolff. Copyright: Monica Kaltenschnee, Haarlem Holland / Annemie Wolff © Monika Kaltenschnee

Exhibition: "Lost Stories, Found Images: Portraits of Jews in Wartime Amsterdam"

This exhibition by Annemie Wolff is a common project of the San Francisco Jewish Community Federation in partnership with the Goethe-Institut San Francisco and the Stichting Wolff Foundation, located in Amsterdam. The exhibition can be seen from 2/27 until 4/17 at the Goethe-Institut San Francisco, ART-Lounge. More...

Film screening and panel discussion: "Stolpersteine: Stumbling Stones for My Family” by Howard Shattner (2012)"

The film screening and Panel discussion is part of the exhibition "Lost Stories, Found Images: Portraits of Jews in Wartime Amsterdam" by Annemie Wolff. Sunday, March 29, 2015, 1:30 pm, at the Jewish Community Library, 1835 Ellis Street, San Francisco. More...

Discussion with Dr. Constanze Stelzenmüller: ""The Crisis in Ukraine: What It Means for Europe and the Transatlantic Relationship"

The San Francisco Eric M. Warburg Chapter of the American Council on Germany and the Goethe-Institut San Francisco cordially invite you to a reception and discussion with Dr. Constanze Stelzenmüller. Wednesday, April 1, 2015, 6:30 pm, at the Goethe-Institut San Francisco, ART-Lounge, 530 Bush Street, San Francisco. More...

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