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"The CHOICE" Dr. Edith Eva Eger shares Her Highly Anticipated Memoir "And Then They Came For Us" Film and Talk

September 23, 2017
6:00 pm
Marines Memorial Theater

Inspiring stories of Forgiveness, Resilience and Courage: Best selling author, international speaker Dr. Edith Eva Eger 'Dr. Edie' will discuss her highly anticipated memoir "The CHOICE". Author Dr. Edith Eva Eger will share her inspiring story as a survivor of Auschwitz, and her incredible journey from Hungary to the United States, where she has risen to become an Eminent Psychologist, Best Selling Author, Human Dignity Advocate, and inspiring International Speaker. Dr. Eger has been featured on Oprah, TED Talks, and most recently for the California Legislature Annual Caucus. Born in the Tule Lake Segregation Center, an American WWII concentration camp, Pioneering Filmmaker, Clinical Psychologist, Producer and Writer Dr. Satsuki Ina will speak about her collaboration with Abby Ginzberg on "And Then They Came for Us", an award-winning documentary film which chronicles her and her family's experiences in the Bay Area Japanese Segregation Camps and those of other internment camp survivors. Seventy-five years ago, Executive Order 9066 paved the way to the profound violation of constitutional rights that resulted in the forced incarceration of 120,000 Japanese Americans. Featuring George Takei and many others who were incarcerated, as well as newly rediscovered photographs of Dorothea Lange

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Marines Memorial Theater

609 Sutter Street 2nd Floor
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