Descendants’ Forum: The View from Warsaw – Jewish Life in Poland Today with Helise Lieberman

An Online: Event The Descendants’ Forum of Greater Phoenix hosts a gathering of children (2G) and grandchildren (3G) of Holocaust survivors. Everyone is welcome to attend. Meetings are free. Topic: Helise Lieberman is the Director of the Taube Center for the Renewal of Jewish life in Poland since 2009. She has lived in Warsaw since 1994 when she became the founding principal of the Lauder-Morasha Day School. She is also a consultant to the Polin Museum of the History of Polish Jews, and the Rothschild Foundation and to the JDC–Baltics. RESERVATIONS ARE A MUST so we can add you to the participant list . RSVP to Elaine Goldenthal Or phone 480.330.1547.

My Nazi Grandfather

MY NAZI GRANDFATHER: A Mother's Dying Wish Becomes Her Daughter's Nightmare Silvia Foti could not imagine that by making a deathbed promise to her mother her life would change…after she would discover the truth about her Nazi grandfather. Join us and find out how she overturned years of secrets and lies about her notorious Nazi grandfather. Learn about her challenges after publicly exposing him. Ask yourselves: Why does the Lithuanian government continue to defend the lies - to this day? To Register:

Virtual Event: THE CRATE: A Story Of War, A Murder, And Justice

Deborah Vadas Levison, an award-winning journalist, tells the extraordinary account of her parents' ordeals during the Holocaust, one of the darkest times in world history. Written in searing, lyrical prose, THE CRATE: A Story Of War, A Murder, And Justice examines man’s seemingly limitless capacity for evil... but also, his capacity for good. RSVP Here for Event

We Share The Same Sky: The Stories of Unsung Heroes

Arizona State University Tempe CampusTempe,

Documentary storyteller Rachael Cerrotti, will tell the story of the rescue of the Danish Jews through the experience of her grandmother, Hana Dubova, who was the only Holocaust survivor in her family. Hana escaped Nazi-occupied Czechoslovakia for Denmark in 1939 at the age of 14 and Rachael has spent over a decade retracing her history. Using photography, video, audio and personal storytelling, Rachael will talk about how teaching history with modern media and through a contemporary lens can empower students to reflect on their own individual actions and family histories.     Rachael is the author of a book and narrative podcast, both by the name We Share The Same Sky. The award-winning podcast, produced in partnership with USC Shoah Foundation, comes with classroom-ready resources developed …

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