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Alice Schalek

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Photojournalist and travel writer, Alice Schalek.

Courtesy of the Leo Baeck Institute.

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Photojournalist and travel writer, Alice Schalek.

Courtesy of the Leo Baeck Institute.

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Nechama Tec

Nechama Tec’s experiences as a child in the Holocaust led to her career highlighting nontraditional stories of the Holocaust, and inspired the movie Defiance.

Malka Lee

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Malka Lee, in Korman's 1928 Yidishe Dikhterns Antologye.
Courtesy of Sheva Zucker/Lilith magazine.
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Malka Lee, in Korman's 1928 Yidishe Dikhterns Antologye.


Courtesy of Sheva Zucker/Lilith magazine.

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Hephzibah and Yehudi Menuhin, 1951

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Hephzibah and her brother Yehudi Menuhin in Australia in 1951.
Courtesy of the John Oxley Library, State Library of Queensland/Wikimedia Commons.

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Hephzibah and her brother Yehudi Menuhin in Australia in 1951.
Courtesy of the John Oxley Library, State Library of Queensland/Wikimedia Commons.

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"An Estate of Memory" by Ilona Karmel

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Cover of Ilona Karmel's An Estate of Memory, published in 1969.
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Cover of Ilona Karmel's An Estate of Memory, published in 1969.

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Elizabeth Holtzman

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Lawyer and politician Elizabeth Holtzman.

Courtesy of The Biographical Directory of the United States Congress.

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Lawyer and politician Elizabeth Holtzman.

Courtesy of The Biographical Directory of the United States Congress.

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Lore Segal

Lore Segal’s life, including her transformative experiences during WWII, became the basis for her award-winning novels and children’s books.

Adeline Schulberg

Adeline Schulberg’s long and winding career path led her from activist to Hollywood agent and back again.

Martha Schlamme

Martha Schlamme rose to popularity singing Yiddish and Hebrew songs at Catskills resorts, but was best known for her interpretations of Kurt Weill’s music.

Alice Schalek

Alice Schalek made a name for herself as Austria’s first female war photographer during WWI and went on to a stunning career as a photojournalist and travel writer.

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