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

Author Talks: November 2019

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Wednesday, November 27, 2019 The Wiener Holocaust Library 29 Russell Square, Bloomsbury LONDON, UNITED KINGDOM 3:00 pm Thursday, November 28, 2019 Oxford University Clarendon Institute OXFORD, ENGLAND 6:00 pm   See Events page for December & beyond

Book Tour: The First 30 Days

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Eight decades ago, my father boarded a train in Soviet Union whose destination was Iran. He was a child caught in the cross-currents of global conflict, starving, and his ultimate survival depended on geopolitical alliances, fierce advocacy efforts–and, though it … Continued