Book Discussion on Stolen Voices
Zlata Filipovic and Melanie Challenger talked about the book they edited, Stolen Voices: Young People’s War Diaries, from World War I… read more
Zlata Filipovic and Melanie Challenger talked about the book they edited, Stolen Voices: Young People’s War Diaries, from World War I to Iraq, published by Penguin. Ms. Filipovic compared her experiences in Sarajevo to those of the 14 authors featured in this collection of children’s war diaries. Both editors selected entries to read from the book and responded to questions from the audience.
Zlata Filipovic is the author of Zlata’s Diary: A Child’s Life in Wartime Sarajevo, published by Penguin in 1994. Melanie Chalenger is a writer and activist for children of war. close
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