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Rumours of hope: A biography of Werner Pelz

Wednesday 24 November 2010, 6:00pm - 7:00pm
Book online
Tel 03 8664 7099
Conference centre
Entry 3, La Trobe Street
Has wheelchair access

Hear Creative Fellow Dr Roger Averill share his thoughts on Werner Pelz, who escaped Nazi Germany and became an Anglican priest. In this interview, Dr Averill will explore themes of adversity from his fascinating research into Pelz’s life.

This talk is part of the Collection Reflections series, which focuses on aspects of the Library’s magnificent collections and related research.