Monthly Archive: September 2015

Sep 30

“Required Reading for all of Humanity”

Oprah Winfrey was referring to Elie Wiesel’s book Night when she made this powerful statement. Elie celebrates his 87th birthday today, September 30th. Born in what was then Romania, later Hungary, this Nobel Prize winning Jewish author survived the horrors of the Holocaust and later wrote about his experiences. His parents and youngest sister died in …

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Sep 23

“They Seek Him Here, They Seek Him There…”

  September 23rd marks the 150th anniversary of the birth of Baroness Emma Orczy. You may not know her name, but you’ve probably heard of the most famous thing she wrote. The Scarlet Pimpernel is a play and adventure novel set during the Reign of Terror following the start of the French Revolution. The title …

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Sep 16

American Historical meets Modern Issues in Surprise Setting by Pamela Nowak

I’m pleased to welcome Pamela Nowak to Travel Back in Time today. First, I want to thank Anna for having me as a guest today. I’m delighted to be here and love sharing with different audiences. Escaping Yesterday is a new venture for me…one that doesn’t fit neatly into typical sub-genres, plots, or settings. I typically …

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