Classi Lectures together with Beth Tikvah Synagogue and Jewish Genealogical Society of Toronto present Janina Bauman, Beyond These Walls: Escaping the Warsaw Ghetto – A Young Girl’s Story
Lydia Bauman, remembering her mother, the writer Janina Bauman (nee Lewinson 1926-2009), considers the values, personality traits, and strategies which enabled her mother to emerge from the horrors of the Warsaw ghetto, antisemitism, and the state corruption of post war Communist Poland.
Lydia’s accountis based on her mother’s own wartime and post war diaries, later transformed into ” Beyond These Walls”.
In the series:
Feb. 7: Impressionism: Pathways to Modernity Feb. 13: Beyond These Walls – Remembering her mother Feb. 21: Discover Manet & Eva Gonzales