JOURNÉES PORTES OUVERTES AU SITE MÉMORIAL DU CAMP DES MILLES / OPEN HOUSE DAY MEMORIAL SITE OF LES MILLES CAMP
Held by the city of Aix-en-Provence
“Resisting: Democracy in the Face of Extremism” : A Visit, Conference, and Debate at the Memorial Site of the Camp des Milles.
STUDENTS ARE INVITED TO REGISTER FOR THE GUIDED TOUR AND THE CONFERENCE/DEBATE (Those wishing to attend the conference/debate must attend the guided tour)
*The guided tour of the memorial site of the Camp des Milles will take place:
- Wednesday March 22; tours beginning at either 14h or 16h.
- Thursday March 23; 9h.
* Thursday March 23 at 14h: Conference and debate with Mr. Alain Chouraqui, Mr. Michel Wieviorka, and Mr. Mehdi Rostand. Moderator: Mrs. Elsa Charbit.
The only large French internment and deportation camp (1939-1942), the Camp des Milles is an innovative museum of Human Sciences and History. It was conceived as a museum promoting new ides and reflection. The museum works to reinforce citizen vigilance regarding the dangers of racism, antisemitism, xenophobia, and identitarian extremism.
This place is talking about you. They’re talking about us. We are the leaders of today and tomorrow.
Come and see for yourselves!
> Historical Monument, Chair UNESCO.
Goals and Missions of the Memorial Site of the Camp des Milles:
School visits, Visits for adult groups, trainings (public and private sector), educational workshops (schools, adults, children), citizen seal of approval, cultural agenda, permanent and temporary expositions, forums, colloquiums, citizen meetings, conferences, debates, …
For more information, visit: campdesmilles.org