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In the meantime, we have a lot of great digital content and hundreds of streaming educational videos. Please email us at [email protected] if you need recommendations for specific material.

Remembering the Past

DVD,
Streaming Video

30 minutes
Source: Facing History and Ourselves

Sonia Schreiber Weitz, poet and author of I Promised I Would Tell, discusses her personal history and poetry. She recalls her childhood, her experiences in five different labor and concentration camps, and explains why she has chosen to “bear witness” through poetry and other writing. This video is an excellent accompaniment to her book.

More about Sonia Weitz

Related book:
I Promised I Would Tell

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