Jewish Studies Interdisciplinary Program

Life Lessons from the Holocaust

Wednesday, April 1, 2015 - 11:00am to 12:15pm

Sierra Hall 380

Erica Jacoby

Erika and her mother Malvina survived the terrible experience of Auschwitz and made a new start in Los Angeles.  Erika married, earned a masters degree, worked in clinical social work, and raised a family.   Her story may be found in her book, I Held the Sun in My Hands, and is feature in the documentary “Swimming to Auschwitz.”  It is a special treat to hear Erika speak about her experiences and her philosophy of life.   

For your convenience, a map to the event has been included.

Everyone is invited. Please call (818) 677-4724 or email to reserve a seat.