Noah Lederman, A WORLD ERASED

Premiere DateFeb 5, 2017
00:00 Intro
02:27 Book Talk Intro: Kory French
07:27 Moon Dust Cherry Glazerr
09:59 Interview with Noah Lederman Part 1
25:19 Trash People Cherry Glazerr
28:22 Interview with Noah Lederman Part 2
50:13 Told You I’d Be With You Guys Cherry Glazerr
54:45 Book Talk Outro: Kory French
56:43 Nuclear Bomb Cherry Glazerr
58:45 Finish
In the 1950s, Noah’s grandparents raised their children on Holocaust stories.  But because tales of rebellion and death camps gave his father and aunt constant nightmares, in Noah’s adolescence Grandma would only recount the PG version. Noah, however, craved the uncensored truth and always felt one right question away from their pasts. But when Poppy died at the end of the millennium, it seemed the Holocaust stories died with him. In the years that followed, without the love of her life by her side, Grandma could do little more than mourn. After college, Noah, a travel writer, roamed the world for fifteen months with just one rule: avoid Poland. A few missteps in Europe, however, landed him in his grandparents’ country. When he returned home, he cautiously told Grandma about his time in Warsaw, fearing that the past would bring up memories too painful for her to relive. But, instead, remembering the Holocaust unexpectedly rejuvenated her, ending five years of mourning her husband. Together, they explored the memories — of Auschwitz and a half-dozen other camps, the Warsaw Ghetto Uprising, and the displaced persons camps — that his grandmother had buried for decades. And the woman he had playfully mocked as a child became his hero.
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Kory French is the Founder and Principal of Emily Consulting, a consulting company that leads start-up and early-stage companies in everything from concept development to strategic planning to scaling and exit…