Author Talk Featuring Marione Ingram

West End Library

Author Talk Featuring Marione Ingram

Monday, April 29, 7 p.m.

Head shot of author Marione IngramMarione Ingram is a writer, artist and civil rights activist who survived the Holocaust and the bombing of Hamburg, Germany.  She immigrated to the United States and, having experienced racial discrimination in Europe, became engaged in the civil rights movement.

Excerpts of her work have been published in The Best American Essays of 2007 anthology, Granta, and Women Writers: A Zine.  She resides with her husband Daniel in Washington, D.C.

Image of Hands of War book coverMarione will speak on her new book, The Hands of War: A Tale of Endurance and Hope, From a Survivor of the Holocaust and read from it Monday, April 29 at 7 p.m. in the large meeting room on the second floor.  As a stirring account of World War II through the eyes of a child, this eloquent narrative elicits compassion from readers from all walks of life.

Please join us for the talk/reading/discussion.