Kwan Weng Kin The Straits Times Publication Date : 09-03-2014 In Fukuyama city, Hiroshima prefecture, stands the Holocaust Education Centre, the only such facility in this region and a place where Japanese children can find out about Jewish teenage war diarist Anne Frank. In the centre stands a statue of Frank, one of two in Japan. Both are said to be the only ones in East Asia erected in the memory of the girl who became famous through a diary she kept while hiding from the Nazis in an attic in German-occupied Amsterdam during World War II.
March 08, 2014 Ripped pages of Anne Frank’s ‘Diary of a Young Girl’ are pictured at a library in Tokyo in this February 22, 2014 picture provided by Kyodo. Reuters pic, March 8, 2014.The Anne Frank House, a museum dedicated to the Jewish girl who died in a Nazi concentration camp, today donated 3,400 copies of its catalogue to Japanese libraries after hundreds of copies of Anne Frank’s diary were damaged. The delegation from the museum in Amsterdam visited the office of Tokyo’s Suginami ward, donating the catalogue showing its exhibits and a miniature of the Anne Frank House where her family hid during World War II.
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News of the North – Holocaust Fair @ PR-B High School Every year, Pine River-Backus english teacher Lynn Wangberg puts together a Holocaust Fair. In years past, she found that her students didn't understand why …
More than 250 people turned out to hear Eva Schloss, co-author of The Promise: A Moving Story of a Family in the Holocaust, and Evas Story, speak Tuesday at Palm Beach Synagogue. Schloss was the childhood playmate of Anne Frank and her stepsister posthumously when her mother, Fritzi, married Otto Frank after the war. Schloss shared her familys life and culture, and described how everything changed with the Nazis took power in Germany.
Millions of children throughout the world have been educated about the Holocaust by reading The Diary of Anne Frank. On Feb. 25, Cape Coral was educated by Frank’s childhood friend and step-sister, Eva Schloss, for a special lecture benefitting the Chabad Jewish Center of Cape Coral
ROCHESTER Anne Frank’s diary, written while she and her family hid in a secret annex from the occupying Nazi regime, paints a portrait of a sensitive and insightful young woman delving through observations of human courage and frailty. Rochester Opera House Production, in collaboration with the Seacoast Repertory Theatre, presents a stage show that brings into sharp focus the two years Frank’s final days spent cloistered in an office building in Amersterdam in the 1940s.
Jeffrey Gentry, The (Wilmington, Del.) News Journal 8:03 p.m. EST March 3, 2014 Schell Brothers home builders billboard near Rehoboth Beach, Del., featuring a quote from Anne Frank, who died in a Nazi concentration camp.(Photo: The News Journal) REHOBOTH BEACH, Del. Schell Brothers home builders are all about being happy.
Area Stage Company is pleased to announce that we are producing the southeast regional premiere of a play with music called Dreams of Anne Frank by British dramatist Bernard Kops (book & lyrics) and David Burman (music). The play vividly brings Annes story to life in a poignant and highly charged drama