Howard County Library System’s author events are a key component of the HCLS curriculum. Notable, best-selling, and local authors provide customers with enlightening experiences throughout the year. Bringing the community together to celebrate the literary arts is a hallmark of HCLS customer service. Join us for these opportunities to meet one of your favorite authors or discover someone new!
Meet the Author: Edith Mayer Cord
Date: Monday, January 27, 2020
Time: 7:00 PM - 8:30 PM
Finding Edith: Surviving The Holocaust In Plain Sight
Born in Vienna, Austria, in 1928, Edith Mayer Cord fled from country to country because of religious persecution. Separated from her family, Cord managed to survive the Holocaust in hiding. After the war, she focused on catching up on her education before coming to the United States. Cord worked as a college professor of French and German before becoming a securities broker, financial advisor, and certified financial planner. She is married with three children and seven grandchildren. She currently lives in Columbia, Maryland.
Books available for purchase and signing.
*Registration is required. Register online or by calling 410-313-1950.Download to Calendar