A Day to Remember

Remembrance Day 2012 in Calgary. Photo from the Globe and Mail.


Grief Tourism

Image from Last Folio

I heard about the Grief Tourism talk at the ROM from a friend of mine and considering my recent visit to Europe, and Dachau in particular, I knew I had to hear it. It was a part of Holocaust Education Week 2012, a week-long event in Toronto that actually wraps up tomorrow night. I heard a survivor speak at least year’s Holocaust Education Week and it was so powerful that I knew that if this talk was anything like it, it would be a great experience. Continue reading