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Lunch & Learn: Anne Frank and Nelson Mandela

June 10, 2021 @ 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm

Lunch & Learn: Anne Frank and Nelson Mandela
Thursday, June 10, 2021 | 1:00 PM | Zoom

Two days before Anne Frank’s would-be 92nd birthday, hear a special presentation by Marlene Bethlehem, the first woman to be elected as National Chairperson of the South African Board of Deputies. Bethlehem served as chair of the Anne Frank in the World exhibition and traveled with Mandela to Israel on his visit to Yad Vashem. Bethlehem will be in conversation with her daughter-in-law, Emilia Potenza, Curator of Exhibitions & Education, Apartheid Museum, Johannesburg South Africa.

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*This program is free, but reservations are required. After registering, you will receive an email with information about how to access the program.

This program is presented by the Illinois Holocaust Museum & Education Center in connection to the special exhibition, Mandela: Struggle for Freedom. The Nancy & David Wolf Holocaust & Humanity Center is a proud community partner.


June 10, 2021
1:00 pm - 2:00 pm