Apr

24 2017

Yom HaShoah-AN EPIPHANY IN LILACS: IN THE AFTERMATH OF THE CAMPS

1:00PM - 2:00PM  

Dr. Michael A. Riff Ramapo College of New Jersey
Robert A. Scott Student Center, Alumni Lounges (SC157-58)
Mahwah, NJ 07430-1680

Contact Michael Riff
201.684.7409
mriff@ramapo.edu

Iris Dorbian will discuss the story behind her book "An Epiphany In Lilacs," published by Mazo Publishers in January 2017, is a young adult novel set in a DP camp outside Hamburg, Germany following the end of World War II. Based on her father's personal experiences, her novel provides a unique glimpse into the period after the Holocaust when survivors returned to life.

Sponsor: The Gross Center for Holocaust and envied Studies and the Hillel of Ramapo College