Search

Displaying 1 - 5 of 5 results
Thursday, May 23, 2013
Zuzana Růžičková se narodila roku 1927 v Plzni. Po absolutoriu tamního gymnázia byla odvlečena do ghetta Terezín, odkud byla dále deportována do tábora smrti v Osvětimi - Birkenau. Osvobozena byla v koncentračním táboře Bergen - Belsen. Po válce vystudovala hru na klavír a cembalo, a stala se světově uznávanou interpretkou a profesorkou hudby.
Thursday, May 23, 2013
Zuzana Růžičková vzpomíná na poválečný návrat z koncentračních táborů domů, do Plzně. Zuzana Růžičková se narodila roku 1927 v Plzni. Po absolutoriu tamního gymnázia byla odvlečena do ghetta Terezín, odkud byla dále deportována do tábora smrti v Osvětimi - Birkenau. Osvobozena byla v koncentračním táboře Bergen - Belsen. Po válce vystudovala hru na klavír a cembalo, a stala se světově uznávanou interpretkou a profesorkou hudby.
Friday, May 24, 2013
Jewish Holocaust SurvivorInterview language: CzechVěra's mother was Otylie, Franz Kafka's sister. But the family never knew what a famous writer Franz would become many years after his death.
Thursday, December 4, 2014
After the end of WWII, the Jews in Bohemia were taken care of by the Social Welfare Department of the Council of Jewish Communities. Most of these services were financed by the American Jewish Joint Distribution Committee, also known as the JDC or simply the “Joint”. The work of this American voluntary agency became the main target of attacks once the Communists seized all power in Czechoslovakia in 1948. In 1950 the JDC was expelled, but the need for social work remained.
Thursday, January 22, 2015
Auschwitz survivor Zuzana Weiszova describes how the fatigued Russian liberators entered the death camp and, after deciphering the Germans were gone, asked survivors if they had any vodka. The Russians cooked a modest feast and shared it with all.