• Asia,  China,  Cuba,  Europe,  General,  Holocaust,  Jewish History,  Lecture,  Scandinavia

    Countries Around the World Respond to the Holocaust

    trouver ici Journey of Conscience: Countries Around the World Respond to the Holocaust Lecture presented by Irene Shaland at the Maltz Museum on January 30 at 7:00PM Why do we tell stories? Is it to entertain: to capture the attention of the mind for just a moment? Is it to teach: to pass down lessons from one generation to the next? Is it to remember: to ensure that our histories are never lost? Maybe each story has its own reasons to be told. Without remembrance, Italian writer and Auschwitz survivor Primo Levy says, there is no future. ———————————————————————————————————————————–An internationally-published writer and educator Irene Shaland invites you to embark on a journey through…

  • Art and Artists,  Books,  General

    Book Event at Appletree Books

    http://jl-international.org/6386-dtf61797-site-de-rencontre-pour-s-amuser.html Book Event Date and Time:  Thursday March 30th 7:00 PM Book Event Location: Appletree Books 12419 Cedar at Fairmount Cleveland Hts. OH 44106 216.791.2665 Limited seating. Advance registrations strongly suggested. Call 216.791.2665 to register. An internationally-published Cleveland-based writer, Irene Shaland introduces her latest, recently-released book The Dao of Being Jewish. She shares her “Stories Behind the Stories” inviting you to embark on a fascinating journey, both familiar and unknown. While traveling from Europe to Asia and Africa, from Vienna to Delhi and Nairobi, you are immersed into a collective Jewish narrative from all parts of the globe. Whether you hear Irene’s Polish family Holocaust narrative or discover two-millennium old tales of…