September 10

Edmund de Waal

Edmund Arthur Lowndes de Waal (born September 10, 1964) U.K. designer, artist, writer – The Hare with Amber Eyes: A Hidden Inheritance (2010)

Edmund de Waal discusses art here

Edmund de Waal talks about his book Letters to Camondo

Shlomo Sand

Shlomo Sand (born September 10, 1946) Israeli historian – The Invention of the Jewish People (2008)

Read a review of Sand's The Invention of the Jewish People here

Sand explains his reasons for writing "How I Stopped Being a Jew"

Andrei Makine

Andrei Makine (born September 10, 1957) Russian / French novelist – The Archipelago of Another Life (2019)

Makine explains his choice to write in French instead of his native Russian here

Franz Werfel

Franz Werfel (born September 10, 1890) Czech-Austrian novelist, poet, playwright – The Forty Days of Musa Dagh (1933)

Read more about Werfel here

Watch a 5-minute documentary (in German) of
 Franz Werfel