Notice of Special Lecture: “Traumatic Memory” – Dr. Boris Cyrulnik

As part of Holocaust Education Week 2013, on Monday November 4th, 11:30 am to 1:00 pm, The Azrieli Foundation, in co-sponsorship with the French Consulate, the Neuberger Holocaust Centre, the University of Toronto Department of Psychiatry, and Mount Sinai Hospital are pleased to invite you to attend a special lecture by Dr. Boris Cyrulnik. Dr. Cyrulnik is a leading psychiatrist in France where he is Professor of Psychiatry at the University of the South, Toulon-Var.

His focus will be on “traumatic memory”. In this lecture, Dr. Cyrulnik will shed light on the neurological, emotional and sociocultural components of traumatic memory, with a specific focus on the Holocaust and psychiatric practice and mental health care.

Full PDF of event description here

PLEASE RSVP TO MARIE MAGUIRE (mmaguire2@mtsinai.on.ca)

For more information, please contact Aurélien Bonin (aurelien@azrielifoundation.org )

Location: Reitman Centre, Mount Sinai Hospital, 60 Murray Street, Suite L1-012, Toronto ON
M5T 3L9

WLU Faculty of Music Concert at Noon Series – Penderecki String Quartet performance

Kryzsztof Penderecki

Kryzsztof Penderecki

On Sunday, October 27 for the KW Chamber Music Society and on Thursday, November 7 2013 at 12pm in the Maureen Forrester Recital Hall, Wilfrid Laurier University’s ensemble-in-residence, renowned Penderecki String Quartet will perform Kryzsztof Penderecki’s String Quarter No. 3 as part of a series of concerts celebrating Penderecki’s 80th birthday.

CMTS is pleased to promote these concerts on behalf of CMTS Member Jeremy Bell (WLU Faculty of Music), Violinist in the Penderecki String Quartet

Free Tours of Former Mohawk Institute Residential School

The education department of the Woodland Cultural Centre (Brantford, Ontario) will be hosting free guided tours of the former Mohawk Institute Residential School Building on Saturday October 5, 2013 at 10am, 11am, 1pm and 2pm as well as on Saturday October 26, 2013 at 10am, 11am, 1pm and 2pm.  The guided tours are being offered as a way to raise awareness around the the history of the building and encourage dialogue from the public in regards to the future of the building.  If you have any questions regarding the tours please contact Cheryl at 519-759-2650 ext 230 or at tours@woodlandcentre.on.ca