The Roma Between Past and Future

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6 May 2012 from 09:30 to 18:00 hrs
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The conference The Roma between Past and Future reflects upon the comparison between the present-day situation of Romani minorities and what happened to them in the 1930s and 1940s.


The conference is part of the Requiem for Auschwitz project. On 3 May, the Sinti and Roma Philharmonic Orchestra (Frankfurt) and the Student Choir Amsterdam will perform the Auschwitz Requiem composed by Sinto Roger ‘Moreno’ Rathgeb in De Nieuwe Kerk, Amsterdam. The requiem will be broadcast on Dutch television on 4 May 2012.

Programme

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Lectures

Then and Now / Agnes Daroczi

The Process of Exclusion and Persecution of Roma in the 1930s and 1940s / Gerhard Baumgartner

The Roma in The Czech Republic / Jarmila Balazova