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May
23
Ezra Choueke Author Event
By Harry & Rose Samson Family Jewish Community Center (JCC)

Ezra Choueke Womb of Diamonds: A True Adventure from Child Bride of Syria to Celebrity Businesswoman of Japan

Tuesday, May 23

7:30 PM

Ezra Choueke never planned to write a book, but after hearing his grandmother Lucie’s stories, he knew he had to publish them. Starting from her childhood in Aleppo, Syria, to her forced marriage at the age of thirteen, to being taken to Japan to help her new husband run his business and raising a family in a Nazi-allied country during WWII, this incredibly unique memoir shares the joy, grief, pain, anger, and gratitude.

a Tapestry: Arts & Ideas at the JCC Program

More details coming soon. Questions? Contact JCC Arts & Culture Director, Reva Fox at RFox@jccmilwaukee.org or call 414-967-8212