1. Current Events, Symposia and Cultural News

  • One Hundred Years of Hakoah - A Small, Vibrant Jewish Community (Die Presse)
  • Eruv – Symbolic Enclosure of Vienna’s Inner Districts Delayed (Austrian Press Agency)
  • “Not Kosher:“ Viennese Jewish Choir Celebrates 20th Anniversary (Austrian Press Agency)
  • Hans Eisler Man and the Masses Jewish Museum Vienna
  • Have You Seen My Alps? A Jewish Love Story Jewish Museum Vienna
  • Jews and the Alps: Exhibition in Hohenems - Prolonged until November 15 Jewish Museum Vienna
  • Three New Members in Society for Exile Research (Austrian Press Agency)
  • Simmering: Commemoration of Victims of National Socialism (Austrian Press Agency)
  • Jewish Museum Vienna: “typical! Clichés about Jews and Others“ (Jewish Museum Vienna)
  • School Children Learn Twenty to Thirty Hours About the Third Reich (Austrian Press Agency)
  • Faymann and Schmied: Set of Measures for Holocaust Education (Austrian Federal Chancellery)
  • “Yes We Could“ – Peace Camp 2009 Initiative Ended Successfully (Austrian Press Agency)
  • Mauthausen Memorial Site Honors Film Maker Brauner with Restrospective (Austrian Press Agency)
  • Wiesenthal Institute Faces Possible End (Der Standard)
  • Wiesenthal Institute: Entire Board of Directors Resigns (Der Standard)

2. Restitution

  • Holocaust Conference in Prague on Looted Art (Austrian Press Agency)
  • Jewish Community Welcomes Amendment of the Law on Art Restitution (Austrian Press Agency)
  • Amendment to Art Restitution Act (Austrian Federal Chancellery)
  • Russia Returned Thousands of Historical Records (Austrian Press Agency)
  • Two New Restitution Cases Involving Six Paintings From Graz’s Joanneum Museum (Austrian Press Agency)
  • Linz Restitutes Klimt Painting Unanimous Decision of Town Council (Austrian Press Agency)
  • Austrian National Library Takes Over the Remaining Inventory of the Arthur Schnitzler Library (Austrian Press Agency)
  • City of Vienna Restitutes “Love Letter“ to Heirs (Austrian Press Agency)

3. Obituaries, Awards

  • Mourning Paul Grosz (Austrian Press Agency)
  • Eric Kandel Becomes Honorary Citizen of Vienna (Austrian Press Agency)
  • Neil Shicoff Receives Austrian Grand Decoration in Tel Aviv (Austrian Press Agency)
  • Anne Frank’s Aide Miep Gies Receives Grand Decoration from Austria  (Austrian Press Agency)

4. Publications, Books

  • Memorial Book for the Victims of National Socialism at the University of Vienna in 1938
  • Memoirs of a Hitler Refugee“ by Hannah Naiditch