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Unformatted text preview: Rebecca Meyer Professor Cabusao LCS 121- Extra Credit 7 December 2009 Elie Wiesels Impact at Bryant Holocaust Survivor Elie Wiesel published one of the most famous holocaust survivor stories into the book Night . The book was published in 6 different languages, and republished in 2006, when it was retranslated. Bryant University and the community of Smithfield, Rhode Island were very intrigued at the thought of Wiesel coming to Bryant to speak about the book. It attracted a wide audience, some travelling a great distance to see him speak. We all thought that he was going to speak about the book, and about his Holocaust experience, and what he took away from the Holocaust, but proved us all wrong when he spoke about life, and the value to live it to the fullest no matter what one might experience. Elie Wiesels Night is narrated by Eliezer, a Jewish teenager who, originally lives in Sighet, in Hungarian Transylvania. In the spring of 1944, the Nazis occupy Hungary and the Sighet, in Hungarian Transylvania....
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This note was uploaded on 03/24/2010 for the course LCS 121 taught by Professor Koelz during the Fall '08 term at Bryant.
- Fall '08