Sarah Wildman


The Girlfriend He Left in Vienna

By Sarah Wildman

The Girlfriend He Left in Vienna
In her new book, Sarah Wildman details the discovery of old letters sent to her grandfather by Valerie Scheftel, the girlfriend he had to leave in Vienna when he escaped the Nazis.Read More


Genocide Is Always Wrong

By Sarah Wildman

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The Other Kindertransport

By Sarah Wildman

The Other Kindertransport
In the former Czechoslovakia, 150 Jewish teenagers managed to escape the Nazis. After 70 years, some of the survivors have reunited.Read More


Documenting The Other Kindertransport

By Sarah Wildman

Documenting The Other Kindertransport
Judith Matyášová seeks to make a book and a documentary film about the Czech rescue of Jewish children before the Holocaust. She needs help.Read More


Rachel Tzvia Back’s Verse Confronts Devastating Loss

By Sarah Wildman

Rachel Tzvia Back’s Verse Confronts Devastating Loss
Poet Rachel Tzvia Back palpates the edges and depths of grief and mourning. The text in her latest book of verse, ‘A Messenger Comes,’ is unflinching and raw.Read More



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