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Illustrating The Soviet Jewish Experience
Contact Beth El Synagogue 402-492-8550

Author of "Soviet Daughter", Julia Alekseyva is an Assistant Professor of English & Cinema and Media Studies at the University of Pennsylvania. She is currently working on an anthology of essays on global film and media history in graphic narrative format.

"Soviet Daughter" provides a window into the life of a rebellious independent, woman coming of age in the USSR, and the impact of her story and her spirit on her American great-granddaughter, two extraordinary women swept up in the history of their tumultuous times.

Part of the "Shirley Goldstein's Immigrant Rights Legacy: Operation Exodus in Omaha" exhibit sponsored by the The Leonard and Shirley Goldstein center for Human Rights. UNO Criss Library, August 9 - November 10, 2019.

Location Beth El Synagogue Omaha 14506 California St, Omaha, Nebraska 68154