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SMw: Raja Shehadeh

this morning (sunday 11th), 11.08-11.20am, on bbc radio scotland 

sunday morning with (“stimulating conversation from a faith and ethical perspective”, presented by sally magnusson) includes …

Raja Shehadeh and Penny Johnson live in Ramallah in the occupied West Bank. They’re both writers and campaign for Palestinian civil and political rights. They talk to Sally about their writing and their life together.”


Holocaust mini-series

this morning (sunday 24th), 11.08-11.25am, on bbc radio scotland
sunday morning with … (presented by cathy macdonald) includes …

“Last month an American TV mini-series called ‘The Holocaust’ was shown in Germany for the first time since its original broadcast 40 years ago. Back in 1979 it began a series of conversations and reflections across the German nation about how it saw its recent painful history under the Nazi regime. Rev Sigrid Marten recalls watching it as a teenager, alongside her grandmother. She tells Cathy Macdonald how it began a personal realisation about her own family’s involvement during the Nazi era.”

including interview with …
• rev sigrid marten, minister of balfron church linked with fintry kirk

HMD: Radio Scotland

this morning (sunday 27th), 11.44-11.56am, on bbc radio scotland
sunday morning with … (presented by cathy macdonald) concludes with …

Father and son Gustav and Fritz Kleinmann were Austrian Jews taken to Buchenwald concentration camp in 1939. They fought to stay together and survive the Holocaust. Their story is now told by author Jeremy Dronfield in ‘The Boy Who Followed His Father into Auschwitz’, written with the help of Gustav’s secret diary, and the testimony of the surviving son of the family, Kurt Kleinmann.”

including interview with …
jeremy dronfield, author of the boy who followed his father into auschwitz
• younger son kurt kleinmann

Smw: Ernst Bornstein

this morning (sunday 28th), 10.05-10.20am, on bbc radio scotland
sunday monday with … (presented by richard holloway) leads with …

“The 27th January marked Holocaust Memorial Day and Richard is joined by Noemie Lopian, the daughter of Holocaust survivor Ernst Bornstein who spent four years moving between seven different concentration camps before being liberated by the Americans in 1945.”

including interview with …
• daughter and translator noemie lopian

Thomas Keneally

this morning (sunday 8th), 10.35-10.44am, on bbc radio scotland
sunday morning with … (presented by ricky ross) includes …

“Ricky talks to prolific author, Thomas Keneally, whose best-selling book, Schindler’s Ark, became the basis of the Oscar-winning film, Schindler’s List.”


Balfour 100 (Wales)

this morning (sunday 8th), 9.03-9.33am, on bbc radio wales
the balfour declaration at 100 (presented by canon dr sarah rowland-jones) (in the all things considered series)
with guests …
• rabbi professor dan cohn-sherbok
• rev mones farah, rector of aberystwyth and born into a kafr bir’im family
• dr jasmine donahaye, daughter of a former resident of the beit hashita kibbutz (more…)

HMD: Susan Pollack

this morning (sunday 22nd), 11.37-11.57am, on bbc radio scotland
sunday morning with … (presented by cathy macdonald) concludes with …

“This Friday marks Holocaust Memorial Day.
Cathy speaks to • Susan Pollack who retells her powerful personal story of survival in the concentration camps of the Second World War.”

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