Holocaust Memorial & Tolerance Center of Nassau County Presents
After the Silence
A Book Discussion and Reception
Sunday, April 2, 2017 at 2 p.m.Glen Cove, NY... The Holocaust Memorial and Tolerance Center of Nassau County (HMTC) presents a reception and book discussion celebrating the publication of the book After the Silence: Reflections of the Descendants, on Sunday, April 2, 2017, at 2 p.m. at HMTC, Welwyn Preserve, 100 Crescent Beach Road, Glen Cove, NY.
Lillian Gewirtzman, Holocaust Survivor and co-editor of After the Silence, and various Second Generation contributors, will read excerpts and lead a discussion highlighting the themes found in After the Silence. Some of the topics to be addressed are those shared by both Jewish and German descendants, such as: unanswered questions, silence about the past, guilt and shame, etc.
Copies of the book will be available for purchase. There is a $10 suggested donation to attend. For more information or to RSVP contact Deborah Lom at (516) 571-8040 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
For more than 20 years, HMTC has been fulfilling its mission to teach the history of the Holocaust and its lessons through education and community outreach. For more information, call (516) 571-8040, visit www.hmtcli.org or find us on social media at Facebook.com/HMTCNY and Twitter.com/HolocaustTolCtr.