Daughters of Absence

Daughters of Absence

Transforming A Legacy of Loss

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Casemate Publishing
As daughters of Holocaust survivors, we were buds growing from nearly dead branches, writes artist Mindy Weisel in 'Daughters of Absence,' "But we are the daughters of the future. We turned to the artistic and the creative expressions of life’s beauty in celebrating their survival." In this moving tribute, a distinguished group of creative women collaborate to reveal what it was like to grow up in the shadow of their parents’ Holocaust ordeal and how they transformed that legacy into the beauty of their films, art, photographs, poems, stories, and lives. So much has been written about the horrors -- this book is a moving tribute to the human spirit.

Baker & Taylor
Collects essays written by daughters of Holocaust survivors about the influence of the Holocaust on their lives and work as artists, poets, photographers, actresses, musicians, and filmmakers.

Publisher: Sterling, VA : Capital Books, c2000
Edition: 1st ed
ISBN: 9781892123374
1892123371
Branch Call Number: 940.5318 DAU
Characteristics: xxxvi, 216 p. : ill. (some col.) ; 24 cm
Additional Contributors: Weisel, Mindy

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