Living Between Worlds – Building Bridges of Welcome
"The tongue has no bones. What is spoken only from the mouth and head will reach the head only. A story spoken from the heart, reaches the heart" ~ Berkina Faso
A Special Community Program for Holocaust Survivors & Second Generation, Refugees of Modern Day Genocide and American Born Participants – sharing stories & music. “Living between worlds” is a holding of tensions ~ our history & new beginnings, self & community, and our past world & hopes for a better world.
This living history focuses on the early years of former Denver resident Golda Meier, the first female Prime Minister of Israel and one of the 20th century's most influential women. Performance by local actor and scholar Helen Trencher. Part of Light: The Holocaust and Humanity Project, in partnership with The Colorado Ballet. For more information, visit http://coloradoballet.org/performances-1/light-the-holocaust-humanity-pr...
Shaul Gabbay was born and raised in Tel Aviv. The son of Jewish Arab refugees, he was educated in Israel, received his Ph.D. from Columbia University, and completed his postdoctoral studies at the University of Chicago. Born in Haifa, Amin Kazak became a Palestinian refugee in 1948. Kazak completed advanced degrees from the American University in Beirut, Lebanon, and earned a Ph.D. from the University of Denver.
Have you ever wondered what it would be like to visit West Africa? This digital slide show will give you a tour of Ghana, Togo and Benin. The show is presented by Margaret Donavan, a retired Denver Public Schools teacher with an interest in both travel and photography.
Due to circumstances beyond our control, this program has been canceled. We apologize for any inconvenience.