Elfi Pracht-Jörns

Elfi Pracht-Jörns studied history, German philology and theater, film and television. She is an academic adviser at the City Museum in Cologne.

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Jewish Women's Archive. "Elfi Pracht-Jörns." (Viewed on November 14, 2019) <https://jwa.org/encyclopedia/author/pracht-joerns-elfi>.


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