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Seminar for journalists, 23-24 October - call for participants

ps
27-08-2018

"History, Memory and Responsibility" is the title of the English-language seminar for journalists which will be held by the International Center for Education about Auschwitz and the Holocaust on 23-24 October 2018 (Oct 22 & 25 are the arrival and departure days).

The seminar will take place at the Auschwitz Memorial. It will include both historical part with an in-depth study visit of the former German Nazi camp (including spaces closed for visitors), lectures and discussions as well as visits at different parts of the Museum (Collections, Conservation), meeting with the director Dr. Piotr M. A. Cywiński and visiting the Auschwitz Jewish Center in Oświęcim. 

On October 25 journalists will be also able to work individually at the Auschwitz Memorial.

The draft program of the seminar

The cost of the seminar, accommodation and the cost of transport in Poland are fully covered by the Museum (we do not cover plane tickets to Poland and insurance).

All interested in participating in the seminar should contact Pawel Sawicki from the Press Office: pawel.sawicki[at]auschwitz.org until 28 September 2018. 

The application should include a short description how the participation in the seminar will help in the journalist work.