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Title:
Kabbalat Shabbat Speaker Series Michael Salcman
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03.03.2017 6:45 pm - 7:45 pm
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Join us for a reading from A Prague Spring, Before & After by author Michael Salcman. Born in Czechoslovakia to Holocaust survivors, Michael was raised in New York City. He had a prestigious career in medicine, where he was Chair of Neurosurgery at the University of Maryland, and the arts, where he became president of the Contemporary Museum in Baltimore. Michael returned to the theme of the Czech Republic in his book of poems exploring Prague's relationship with the Holocaust, family deaths and survivals.