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Sunday, June 26 • 1:20pm - 2:30pm
Once Upon A Life: Memoir and Memory as Paths to Finding Your Voice

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Be inspired by the story of a group of Child Shoah Survivors who found collaborative 
support and realized their individual voices as bearers of memory of lost worlds, of home, family, and community. Following a discussion of creative metaphor, and readings, we will use words, imagery, objects and more to discover new avenues to capture and share our own personal memories - transcending the expected to a richer exploration of time, place, and relationship. Participants are invited to bring photos, objects of sentimental value or found objects from the natural world.


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Denah S. Bookstein

Denah has been cheerleader and co-participant/leader of a Holocaust Survivor Memoir Writing Group, under the auspices of the Jewish Family and Community Services of the East Bay, since its inception eight years ago. She has edited and published three chapbooks of the group's writings, drawings, photos and poems, organized public readings, and co-produced the City of Berkeley annual Holocaust Remembrance Event since 2010. A... Read More →


Sunday June 26, 2016 1:20pm - 2:30pm
SC2081 Knight's Valley

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