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Jennifer Marston William

Jennifer Marston William is Associate Professor and Chair of German and Russian at Purdue University, where she is a member of the steering committee for the Jewish Studies Program. She teaches a course on Jewish Cinema and lectures on Holocaust literature in the Introduction to Jewish Studies course at Purdue.

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Helene Weigel

Known in particular for her maternal roles in such Bertolt Brecht plays as The Mother and Mother Courage, Helene Weigel was also a respected matriarch off the stage as director of the Berliner Ensemble theater in East Germany.

Lilli Palmer

After fleeing Nazi Germany, Lilli Palmer pursued her acting career in Paris, London, Hollywood, and New York. In the 1950s, she returned to Germany, becoming celebrated once again in her home country. Palmer was not only a prominent actor in numerous successful plays, films and television programs, but also a painter and an author of both fiction and non-fiction.

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Jewish Women's Archive. "Jennifer Marston William." (Viewed on December 13, 2019) <https://jwa.org/encyclopedia/author/william-jennifer>.


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