In Conversation: On The Light of Days: The Untold Story of Women Resistance Fighters in Hitler’s Ghettos & Into the Forest A Holocaust Story of Survival, Triumph, and Love

Saturday, November 20 @ 3:00 pm

Room 3209 (Building 3, 2nd Floor)

300 NE Second Ave., Miami, FL 33132 United States

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In The Light of Days: The Untold Story of Women Resistance Fighters in Hitler’s Ghettos by Judy Batalion, after witnessing the brutal murder of their families and neighbors and the destruction of their communities, a group of young Jewish women in Poland – some still teenagers – turn the country’s Jewish youth groups into resistance cells to fight the Nazis. In the summer of 1942, Miriam and Morris Rabinowitz narrowly escaped the Nazi ghetto in their Polish town by fleeing to the forbidding Bialowieza Forest. Rebecca Frankel’s Into the Forest: A Holocaust Story of Survival, Triumph, and Love tells the story of their experience in the woods – through brutal winters, Typhus outbreaks, and merciless Nazi raids – and an unexpected true-love ending in Brooklyn, New York.

This event requires a ticket for admission.

All in-person events at MBF 2021 will require a ticket for entry. Tickets will be available to Friends of the Fair October 18 and to the general public November 3.

Details

Date:
Saturday, November 20
Time:
3:00 pm
Event Category:

Authors

Other

Language
English
Occurrence
Annual

Venue

Room 3209 (Building 3, 2nd Floor)
300 NE Second Ave., Miami, FL 33132 United States
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