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The Untold Story of Anne Frank and Bep Voskuijl with Joop van Wijk-Voskuijl, Jeroen De Bruyn and Kati Marton
Tuesday, June 13 at *12pm, ET / 9am, PT
Anne Frank and her family spent 761 days in hiding with the help of Bep Voskuijl who became Anne’s protector and closest confidante. Join Bep’s son Joop van Wijk-Voskuijl and journalist Jeroen De Bruyn, authors of the new book The Last Secret Of The Secret Annex, for a conversation with journalist Kati Marton, author of The Chancellor, about Bep’s relationship with the Franks, the burden of keeping their secret and other previously untold stories.
This program is in honor of what would have been Anne Frank’s 94th birthday. She was born on June 12, 1929.
*Please note special time.
Great Women Yiddish Writers (You Never Heard About) with Anita Norich and Lisa Newman
NEW DATE: Tuesday, JULY 18 at 4:30pm, ET / 1:30pm, PT
You may have heard the myth that the reason you never hear about great female Yiddish writers is that there weren’t any. If so, you’ve probably never heard of Kadya Molodovsky, Chana Blankshteyn, Blume Lempel, Yenta Mash and many others. Join literary scholar and Yiddish translator Anita Norich to hear how she and other scholars have been working for decades to bring the work of Yiddish women writers to the forefront of the Yiddish literary world. In conversation with Lisa Newman, host of the Yiddish Book Center’s podcast The Shmooze.
This program is cosponsored by Moment Magazine and the Yiddish Book Center whose imprint, White Goat Press, is bringing these newly translated works to a new generation of readers.
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