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Author to speak at Lifetime Learning luncheon - Brenham Banner-Press : News

Author to speak at Lifetime Learning luncheon

Posted: Tuesday, September 3, 2013 11:15 am

Yvonne Ward-Hughes will be the guest speaker at the opening luncheon for the 2013-14 Lifetime Learning’s fall season Friday, Sept. 27 from 11:30 a.m.–1 p.m. at the Janis Sneed Banquet Room at Blinn College.

Ward-Hughes’s presentation will be on her newly published book The Red Handkerchief: A Holocaust Memoir, which tells the story of her mother’s and aunt’s experiences as teenage members of the Dutch resistance movement and subsequent imprisonment in prison and then in the Vught concentration camp, the only such camp created in Western Europe during World War II.

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