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Liesl Bradner
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Liesl Bradner is a Los Angeles based journalist covering the arts, culture and history for the past fifteen years. Since 2014 she’s been a book reviewer for Truthdig. The Pennsylvania native graduated… Read more

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Although the title is deceiving for those expecting the fast-paced heroics of James Bond, the reader will find that this account of a small group of ordinary people risking their lives to preserve their culture is an even more rewarding and essential story.

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Stephen Shore's book is a potent photo-documentation of Holocaust survivors in their twilight years and a testament to how one lives within a community that shares collective traumatic memories.

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Liesl Bradner is a Los Angeles based journalist covering the arts, culture and history for the past fifteen years. Since 2014 she’s been a book reviewer for Truthdig.

The Pennsylvania native graduated from Florida State University after studying English literature at The University of Cambridge in England. Soon after a stint at The Orlando Sentinel she landed at The Los Angeles Times. Her work has appeared in The New Republic, The Guardian, Variety, WWII and Military History Magazines. In addition, she’s contributed essays for Taschen books “Frank Sinatra Has a Cold,” and “Matthew Weiner's Mad Men.”

Bradner, a member of the West Los Angeles Veterans Home Support Foundation is currently co-authoring the upcoming book, “Snapdragon: The WWII Exploits of Darby’s Rangers and Combat Photographer Phil Stern,” publishing in spring 2018.
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