26th January

Safer in Silence

The daughter of a World War II refugee looks for the truth of her family’s Polish past in a search that spans 30 years and 5 continents

Thursday, 26 January 2023 17:00 – 19:00 GMT


University College London 


Screening of the documentary ‘Safer in Silence’ by author Corinne Chateau. Corinne, the daughter of a World War II refugee, searches for the truth of her family’s Polish past. Uncovering Jewish roots, she is pulled into a complex journey revealing startling revelations that force her to face the patterns of hiding and secrecy that have profoundly affected her life.

There will be a panel discussion with Corinne Chateau, Holocaust survivor Agnes Kaposi, Antony Polonsky (Emeritus, Brandeis) and François Guesnet (UCL) on ‘Survival, Trauma, Silence’

This is an event for Holocaust Memorial Day, presented in conjunction with the UCL Institute of Jewish Studies, UCL Department of Hebrew and Jewish Studies and the Martin Gilbert Learning Center

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