Mon, Nov 08|
Book Talk with Greg Dawson
Meeting and hear author Greg Dawson today at the 12:30pm book talk and signing at the TCC Library. Mr. Dawson will also be speaking at Mid-Town Reader at 6:30pm
Time & Location
Nov 08, 2021, 12:30 PM
Tallahassee, 444 Appleyard Dr, Tallahassee, FL 32304, USA
About the event
This afternoon join HERC at the TCC Library for a Book Talk and Signing by Greg Dawson author of "Hiding in the Spotlight."
Zhanna, a young Jewish girl from Ukraine, also happens to be a gifted piano prodigy and is giving concerts by the age of six. When disaster strikes her hometown and her family is condemned to exile and execution, Zhanna manages to escape the famed Nazi death march to Dorbitsky Yar and uses her rare musical gift to help her survive. Performing and giving concerts for the occupying German troops as they move throughout Europe, Zhanna keeps her true identity a secret until a young American soldier with ties to Julliard adopts her. Upon her emigration to America, Zhanna’s gift flourishes and she becomes one of the first Jewish refugees to enter Juilliard.
HERC Invites You to Holocaust Education Week November 8th-12th.
• Digital Exhibits Across Campus • Path to kindness t-shirt project (10am-1pm) • Book Club | Hiding in the Spotlight by Greg Dawson • TCC Library Book Displays