Honoring History: Exploring Venice’s WWII Legacy with Giulio Bobbo

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In this compelling episode, S2E6 I had the privilege of speaking with Giulio Bobbo from Iveser, The Venetian Institute for the history of the Resistance and contemporary society. Founded in 1992, Iveser emerged from the collaboration between local partisan associations and a group of dedicated historians and scholars. Join us as we delve into Venice’s experience during World War II and the crucial role of record-keeping and archiving in preserving collective memory.

Key Notes:

  1. Commemorating the Past: Discover the role of Stolpersteine in honoring the memory of Holocaust victims and preserving their legacy within the fabric of Venice’s streets.
  2. Uncovering Untold Stories: Journey through the turbulent waters of World War II as we shed light on the acts of resistance, resilience, and survival that shaped Venice’s wartime landscape.
  3. Insights from Giulio: Gain unique perspectives and expertise from Giulio Bobbo as he shares his passion for preserving Venice’s cultural heritage and commemorating the voices of history.

Don’t miss this compelling episode where history comes alive through engaging dialogue and heartfelt reflection.

Venice Talks, hosted by Monica Cesarato

Produced by Monica Cesarato, Sentire Media

Host: Giulio Bobbo from Iveser

Tune in now to gain a deeper understanding of Venice’s WWII history and the enduring impact of Stolpersteine on the city’s identity.

You can follow Giulio and Iveser at https://www.iveser.it/   and on all social medias as @iveser

Join us in our commitment to preserving memory and honoring the resilience of those who came before us. Stay tuned for more thought-provoking discussions on Venice Talks.

Venice Talks is part of Sentire Media Production.

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