Elysée Treaty and Hélène Berr Exhibit Reception

Join us as we celebrate the the 51st Anniversary of the Elysée Treaty and inauguration of our latest exhibit at the Goethe-Zentrum Atlanta – “Hélène Berr: A Stolen Life.”

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The Honorable Consul General of the Federal Republic of Germany, Christoph Sander and the Honorable Consul General of the French Republic, Denis Berbet, along with the Alliance Française, Goethe-Zentrum Atlanta, Mémorial de la Shoah, and Georgia Commision on the Holocaust invite you to a reception to celebrate the event.

Remarks will be given by:

  • Denis Barbet, Consul General of Frane to the U.S. Southeast
  • Christoph Sander, Consul General of the Federal Republic of Germany in Atlanta
  • Hélène Courault-Touré, Executive Director of Alliance Française d’Atlanta
  • Miriam Bruns, Executive Director of the Goethe-Zentrum Atlanta
  • Jaques Fredj, Executive Director of Mémorial de la Shoah
  • Sally N. Levine, Executive Director of the Georgia Commission on the Holocaust.

 

Berr serves as a symbol of strength, hope, and courage, as a woman and writer who helped others and resisted defeat until her death. This tragic destiny was shared by many other Jewish women who were deprived of a normal life and prevented from fulfilling their potential.

The exhibition, curated by Karen Taieb and Sophie Nagiscarde, was designed, created and circulated by Mémorial de la Shoah (Paris).

 

 

Where: Goethe-Zentrum Atlanta Auditorium
When: Wednesday, January 22, 2014
Time: 7pm
Admission: Complimentary but registration is mandatory as seating is limited. Please contact us to register!

We look forward to seeing you there!

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