Philip N. Backstrom Survivor Lecture Series. Esther Adler. 2021
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Esther Adler : 2021
Northeastern University (Boston, Mass.), Holocaust and Genocide Awareness Committee (Creator)
Adler, Esther (Speaker)
Date created
April 08, 2021
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Esther Adler was born in Germany to Polish parents and escaped as a teenager to Palestine after experiencing the events of kristallnacht. Her story includes years of separation from and reunification with her parents and brothers. She eventually graduated from the Teacher's Institute of the Jewish Theological Seminary of New York and has spent many years as a teacher in both formal and informal settings. She has published a collection of poetry and an autobiographical novel, "Best friends: a bond that survived Hitler."
Related item
Holocaust and Genocide Awareness Committee records (A67)
Holocaust awareness series. Backstrom Holocaust survivors speakers series ; 2021
Subjects and keywords
Holocaust, Jewish (1939-1945) -- Personal narratives
World War, 1939-1945 -- Personal narratives
Kristallnacht, 1938
Adler, Esther
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