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Holocaust Memorial Day - The Power of Words

This free commemorative evening will mark the UK’s national Holocaust and Genocide Memorial Day. Opening the event is Mayor of Southampton Councillor Les Harris. Dr Emmanuel Ngwa from Prospero Teaching will then deliver a talk and Q&A. Dr Ngwa worked for many years as a Reviser in the Language Services Section of the International Criminal Tribunal for Rwanda (ICTR).

Guests will also hear reflective pieces from local students, a drama performance by BA (Hons) Performance students from Southampton Solent University, and a closing statement by the Southampton United Nations Association (UNA).

Accompanying this event will be an exhibition, which you are invited to explore after the event. Light refreshments will be available. Guests will also be presented with a memorial candle and Holocaust Memorial Day Trust literature.

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