June, 2021

wed16Jun20:30wed21:30KULTUR researches: Foreign guests or invaders? Southern Grisons and the refugee problem in the Second World WarPresentation and discussion with Christian Ruch, moderation: Mirella Carbone

Event details

Refugee policy and reception practice are among the most controversial aspects of the Second World War in Switzerland. Graubünden was confronted with this especially in the years 1943 to 1945 on the southern border. What exactly was the refugee policy like? How did the population perceive the refugees? What were the motives for people fleeing to Graubünden? The historian Christian Ruch uses impressive documents and eyewitness reports to illuminate how refugees are treated between willingness to accept and rejection. In cooperation with the Institut Kulturforschung Graubünden. free entry Reservation recommended due to the limited number of places T +41 81 836 06 02, kultur@laudinella.ch

Time

(Wednesday) 8:30 p.m. - 9:30 p.m.

location

Hotel Reine Victoria

Via Rosatsch 18, 7500 St. Moritz

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