Eleanor Reissa

April 19: Manhattan commemoration of the Warsaw Ghetto Uprising

Tuesday, April 19, 2022
1:00 PM

On Tuesday, April 19 at 1 p.m. there will be an in-person commemorative program dedicated to the Jewish men and women who fought in the Warsaw Ghetto Uprising. The event will take place in Riverside Park, Manhattan.

In this year’s program, Judy Batalion will talk about her recent book, “The Light of Days: The Untold Story of Women Resistance Fighters in Hitler’s Ghettos;” Steven Meed, whose mother Vladka Meed fought in the Warsaw ghetto uprising, will share selections of her memoirs, and Eleanor Reissa will read from her recent book “The Letters Project: A Daughter’s Journey.”