Tuesday, January 15, 2013, 6:30pm
Renowned photo editor Leora Kahn presents Picturing Moral Courage, images from The Rescuers Project, Leora is Founder of PROOF: Media for Social Justice which has documented the stories of ‘Rescuers’, ordinary people around the world who stood up and risked their lives to save others from political violence and genocide. She was previously director of photography at Workman Publishing and Corbis, and has curated exhibits for ABC TV, Amnesty International and the UN. Call 212-431-7993 for reservations.
Leora Kahn, photo editor and Founder of PROOF: Media for Social Justice
Conversations with Anne Performance, Q&A, and Workshop
In honor of National Day on Writing, the Anne Frank Center for Mutual Respect will host Conversations with Anne, a 40-minute performance with an actor in the role of the young writer, followed by a 15-20 minute Q&A where kids can ask Anne questions about her life in hiding and before the war. The performance will be followed by a guided tour of our gallery and a writing workshop inspired by Anne’s famous diary. Suggested age: 9 and up