Reading with Götz Aly “Europe against the Jews”

On Tuesday, October 16, 2018, the historian, political scientist and journalist Götz Aly, who lives in Berlin, read from his book “Europe against the Jews” in Stralsund City Hall in front of about 80 guests. According to his witty and stimulating account, anti-Semitism was a pan-European phenomenon that emerged with modern capitalism. Basically, the sudden…Continue readingReading with Götz Aly “Europe against the Jews”

From the Jewish world

Journalist Peter Kaiser reports for the second time on the Jewish history of Stralsund in the program “From the Jewish World” on Deutschlandradio Kultur. After a report on Wertheim and Tietz in the Hanseatic city in July 2013, this time the question is why there has been no Jewish community in Stralsund since the end…Continue readingFrom the Jewish world

Exhibition on the Jewish merchant families at the Stralsund University of Applied Sciences

From November 9 to November 23, 2021, the exhibition “The Jewish Merchant Families in Stralsund” will be shown on the stage of the Audimax of the Stralsund University of Applied Sciences. The exhibition informs about places of Jewish history in Stralsund and presents biographies of formative merchant families, such as Wertheim, Tietz, Blach and Cohn.…Continue readingExhibition on the Jewish merchant families at the Stralsund University of Applied Sciences

New website

The old basic framework for our association website could no longer keep up with the growth of the content. Therefore, we used a new template and redesigned the site. Most importantly, all pages are now available in English. This is mainly to provide information about the association’s work to the international contacts we have gained…Continue readingNew website