TEHRAN CHILDREN named Chautauqua Institution Prize finalist

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SO honored for TEHRAN CHILDREN to be named finalist for the Chautauqua Institution Prize alongside the brilliant works of Imani Perry, Myla Goldberg, Carolyn Forché, Isabella Hammad, Pitchaya Sudbanthad, and Petina Gappah! Honored and humbled 🙏.   https://chq.org/blog/seven-finalists-named-for-2020-chautauqua-prize

Upcoming talk at Yale

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Book event Wed. Feb. 12: Tehran Children: Poles & Jews in the USSR & the Middle East, 1939-1947 Wednesday, February 12, 2020 – 5:30pm Whitney Humanities Center 208 53 Wall Street New Haven, CT 06511   https://ypsa.yale.edu/event/tehran-children-poles-jews-ussr-middle-east-1939-1947

Messages from readers

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Everyday now I get versions of this email. How cool is it for an academic to be thanked for her research 🙏.   Prof. Dekel, I want to thank you for this book… My grandfather was one of the Tehran … Continued

Review in the Methodist Recorder

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The Methodist Recorder is an independent weekly newspaper published in the U.K. Their review of Tehran Children came out last week. This book is an important part of Holocaust history. A tragic story, full of sadness and suffering yet also … Continued