Inspire your community, group or organisation to create poetry together to mark Holocaust Memorial Day.
Poetry is an inspiring way to bring people together to commemorate Holocaust Memorial Day (HMD). This activity will support you to bring your group together to produce a filmed poetry reading, which can be shared as a stand alone film or used in another HMD activity.
This poem was written by Iolo Lewis who served in the British 11th Armoured Division, which liberated the Bergen-Belsen concentration camp in April 1945.
Sheila Hancock reads the poem Refugee Blues by W H Auden.
Nina Sosanya reads the poem Colors - A thought to all the survivors of the 1994 genocide by Michaella Rugwizangoga, an award-winning Rwandan poet.
This poem was written by Avram Schaufeld, who survived Auschwitz and Buchenwald concentration camps.
This poem was written in Terezin by Michael Flack in 1944.