Karen L Kaplan and Robin Hirsch in conversation about their related life experiences as children of the Holocaust.
Internationally recognized speaker and author (DESCENDANTS OF RAJGROD), Chicago native Karen Kaplan shares the story of her father, Arie Kaplan, who survived the Holocaust in the forests of Eastern Europe. Her journey is one of forgiveness and letting go of the legacy of bitterness and angst that has hovered over the Jewish community following centuries of anti-Semitism. "Searingly honest, blunt, and direct . . . As a Palestinian American, reading this book was profoundly touching" (Emman Chedade Randazzo, Salem International University) In August. Karen will present her book in Germany, at a physician’s conference titled: Refugees, Trauma and Reconciliation.