Posts Tagged ‘jewish’

I have never forgotten an extraordinary documentary I saw on television some years ago about a woman whose life was irrevocably changed when she uncovered some information about her past of which she had previously been unaware. She had been raised in a Welsh Presbytarian family and had happily lived her life within that religious […]

I’ve recently finished reading a book called The Lost. It’s the true story of a Jewish man’s search to know what happened to six members of his family in the holocaust. The author – Daniel Mendelsohn – has done a marvellous job telling this tale which reads like a memoir, a travelogue, a philosophical meditation, […]