[VIRTUAL] LitFest:Mindy Weisel, After: The Obligation of Beauty

Date: October 13, 2021Time: 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm

In conversation with Ambassador Stuart Eizenstat

This compelling and candid memoir by Mindy Weisel, an internationally acclaimed artist and author and cousin to famed author and Holocaust Survivor Elie Wiesel, traces her search for beauty in her life, which began as a child born in the Bergen-Belsen Displaced Person’s Camp to parents who had survived the Auschwitz concentration camp.

Mindy Weisel, an internationally renowned artist, author, and speaker, was elected into the Smithsonian Archives of American Artists in 2000.

During a decade and a half of public service in three US administrations, Ambassador Eizenstat has held a number of key senior positions, including chief White House domestic policy adviser to President Jimmy Carter (1977-1981); U.S. Ambassador to the European Union, Under Secretary of Commerce for International Trade, Under Secretary of State for Economic, Business and Agricultural Affairs, and Deputy Secretary of the Treasury in the Clinton Administration (1993-2001).

Wednesday, October 13 | 6 - 7 pm | $10 Talk Only