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Sydelle Pearl - Made Local Author

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Presented by Pittsburgh Arts & Lectures at South Wing Reading Room, Carnegie Library of Pittsburgh, Main (Oakland), Pittsburgh PA

Aug 02 2018
Sydelle Pearl - Made Local Author

In Wordwings, set in 1941, twelve-year-old Rivke Rosenfeld lives in the Warsaw Ghetto where she witnesses German soldiers slashing her grandfather’s beard from his face. Her anger compels her to secretly write her stories and her memories in the margins of a book of fairy tales by Hans Christian Andersen. When Dr. Emanuel Ringelblum, historian, and founder of the Underground Archive–a written compilation of Jewish life experiences in the Ghetto–hears Rivke tell one of her stories, he is

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This event is free, with registration.

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A book signing will follow the lecture. The author’s current book will be available for sale from Classic Lines.

* Event durations (if noted) are approximate. Please check with the presenting organization or venue to confirm start times and duration.

LOCATION

South Wing Reading Room, Carnegie Library of Pittsburgh, Main (Oakland)

4400 Forbes Avenue, Pittsburgh, PA 15213

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