Honor Hiroshima Bombing Survivor and Peace Activist Setsuko Thurlow
October 5 @ 5:30 pm - 10:00 pm
October 5 Events to Honor Hiroshima Bombing Survivor and Peace Activist Setsuko Thurlow
Greater Boston Physicians for Social Responsibility (GBPSR) and International Physicians for the Prevention of Nuclear War are honored to have again been selected as Community Partners for the 2019 season of the Longwood Symphony Orchestra’s (LSO) Healing Art of Music program. As Community Partners, we will be featured during an evening LSO concert at 8:00 pm on Saturday, October 5th, 2019 at New England Conservatory’s (NEC) Jordan Hall in Boston, with proceeds benefitting our organizations’ efforts to prevent nuclear war. The concert, as well as a reception and presentation beforehand at 5:30 pm in the NEC’s Williams Hall, will feature atomic bomb survivor and renowned anti-nuclear weapons activist Setsuko Thurlow, a leader of the International Campaign to Abolish Nuclear Weapons (ICAN) who accepted the 2017 Nobel Peace Prize in Oslo on behalf of her colleagues.
Tickets will be available for sale this summer. For now, please mark the date on your calendar. Sponsorships are also available and more information about all of the above can be found on gbpsr.org.