Birmingham City Council

Holocaust Memorial Day

Every year on 27 January we remember the suffering caused by the Holocaust and more recent events which raise similar issues.


Holocaust Memorial Day

Recommended books and web sites

Birmingham Libraries brings you a list of books about the Holocaust for adults
and books about the Holocaust for young people.

We have created a list of recommended web sites about the Holocaust and Anne Frank.

Holocaust Memorial Day commemoration service in Birmingham - Sunday 22 January 2012

Holocaust Memorial Trust website

Poems

Jan Watts, Birmingham Poet Laureate 2011-12, has written this poem for Holocaust Memorial Day 2012 -Mirrors

Here are some poems written by past Birmingham Poets Laureates and Young Poet Laureates:

Megan Bradbury wrote a a powerful poem for Holocaust Memorial Day 2009, Steven, We're Listening.


Under the same sky by Charlie Jordan - a poem for Holocaust Memorial Day 2008

The gravestone by Matt Windle, Birmingham Young Poet Laureate 2007-8

No. 193945 Final Solution of the Jewish Question by Jennifer Brough, Birmingham Young Poet Laureate 2006-7

Menorah - a poem sequence for Holocaust Memorial Day 2005 by Don Barnard

My Brother by Helen Monks, Birmingham Young Poet Laureate 2005-6

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Holocaust Memorial Day website