When Courage Prevailed: The Rescue and Survival of Jews in 'The Independent State of Croatia,' 1941-1945

Thursday, November 3, 2011
6:30pm - 8:30pm
1219 International Affairs Building

Please join the Harriman Institute for a event featuring Esther Gitman, author, and Jadranka Juresko-Kero, producer. 

Esther Gitman, author of the book on which the documentary is based, received a Ph.D in Jewish Studies. The book is based on her efforts to understand the circumstances under which some Jews managed to survive in “The Independent State of Croatia,” (including herself) from the Nazis and the Ustasa.Jadranka Juresko-Kero, the producer of the documentary, is the New York-based correspondent for Vecernji list (Zagreb).