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With the Author at MPL: Noah Lederman's A World Erased, May 11


​Noah Lederman, the grandson of Holocaust survivors and the author of the memoir A World Erased: A Grandson’s Search for His Family’s Holocaust Secrets, had always wanted to hear his grandparents’ stories. The stories, however, gave their own children nightmares. Thus tales of the Warsaw Ghetto Uprising and of the concentration camps were off limits to the third generation. Noah Lederman will speak about how he finally gained access to his grandparents’ memories before they disappeared forever. Selected as one of the best books of the year by The Philadelphia Inquirer, Lederman’s stories will transport audiences from his grandparents’ kitchen table in Brooklyn to World War II Poland.

About the Author

Noah Lederman is the author of the memoir, A World Erased: A Grandson’s Search for His Family’s Holocaust Secrets. His writing has been featured in the Economist, the Boston Globe, the Washington Post, the Miami Herald, Tablet Magazine, Slate, Salon, the New Republic, the Jerusalem Post Magazine, and elsewhere. He writes the blog Somewhere Or Bust.

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Starts: 05/11/2017 at 7:00pm

Ends: 05/11/2017 at 8:00pm

Address: 50 S. Fullerton Ave.

Venue: Montclair Public Library

City: Montclair

Zip Code: 07042

State: NJ

Phone: 973-744-0500 ext. 2235



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