“Salvaged Diaries: Young Voices from the Holocaust,” KAM Isaiah Israel Congregation, March 12-13

The Jacob J. Weinstein Committee of KAM Isaiah Israel invites you to:

“Salvaged Diaries: Young Voices from the Holocaust”

a weekend of study and participation with Alexandra Zapruder Scholar-in-Residence

Friday, March 12
6:30 p.m. Congregational Shabbat Dinner
RSVP by Wednesday, March 10, at 4:30 p.m. to kamii@kamii.org
With RSVP: Adults: $12; Children $6
After Wednesday or at the door: Adults: $15; Children $7.50
8:00 p.m. Shabbat Service
8:45 p.m. Lecture: “Salvaged Pages”
Ms. Zapruder will discuss journals and diaries from victims of the Holocaust and their importance and relevance to us today.
Lunch will be available

Saturday, March 13
following Shabbat Services and Kiddush.
Reservations required,
please call 773-924-1234 or email kamii@kamii.org
1:15 p.m. Memoir and Personal and Family Narrative Workshop with Alexandra Zapruder
Ms. Zapruder will continue the discussion of diaries and include a workshop session. This is for everyone who wants to record their own experience or family history, but doesn’t know how to begin. Participants will learn about personal writing of all kinds, including diaries and journals, individual memoirs, family narratives and the like. You will leave with suggestions and ideas on how to get started, and resources for books and online materials to support your efforts. You are welcome to bring laptops if you wish.

Location: KAM Isaiah Israel Congregation (1110 E. Hyde Park Blvd)
Site: http://www.kamii.org/

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