This edition: Ruth Gruber (Pt. 1 of 3)
Original tape date: October 15, 2003.
Host: Blanche Wiesen Cook. An original series featuring interviews with notable women of Jewish heritage and highlighting the diverse contributions of Jewish women to American society. Ruth Gruber, a journalist and author of â€śHaven and Exodus 147,â€ť talks about her experiences helping Jewish refugees relocate to the U.S. and Palestine during and after World War II.
Blanche Wiesen Cook Distinguished Professor of History, John Jay College of Criminal Justice/CUNY
Ruth Gruber Journalist, Author, Photographer