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LIMMUD NZ 2019 has ended
Please note, this is a draft programme and is subject to change.
Events on 31 Aug & 1 Sept are located in Auckland. Events on 7 & 8 Sept are located in Wellington.

Sunday, September 8 • 9:00am - 10:00am
Dishing the Dirt: Punk Rock, Family Secrets & the Future of Holocaust Fiction

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Here’s an unlikely story. A nice Jewish boy from Melbourne flies completely off the rails, spends a decade screaming Hebrew into a rubber chicken, and accidentally kills some of Israel’s most beloved songwriters. Then, before the dust has time to settle, he sets off on an 8-year quest to uncover his grandparents’ extraordinary Holocaust survival stories, ultimately turning them into the multi-award winning novel, The Book of Dirt. Now, he is brining a his punk rock ethic to the forefront of the fight against diminution and sanitisation in Holocaust storytelling. Come and hear it from the guy who did all this and more.

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Bram Presser

Bram Presser is a semi-reformed punk rocker, recovering academic, lapsed criminal lawyer, and one-time cartoon character. For over a decade he schlepped around the world as lead singer, shofar blower and hummus slinger of the internationally acclaimed Jewish punk pioneers Yidcore... Read More →


Sunday September 8, 2019 9:00am - 10:00am
Holocaust Centre Wellington Jewish Community Centre