November 11th, 1918 was a day that Liesbeth Zwart would never forget. Enjoy this presentation (first given live on November 10, 2020) that features three short readings from my novel AFTER PARIS, accompanied by old photos, music and film. Walk in Liesbeth’s shoes in the times leading up to November 1918 to experience it firsthand.
In 2019 I was honoured to be invited to Ottawa by the Canadian Tulip Festival to tell this story in person at the Heritage Pavillion. A version of this piece has also been included in the Liberation75 School Curriculum for Grade 9 – 10 students across Canada. In 1942, my mother (Johanna deGroot nee Meijer) […]