World War II, Oradour-sur-Glane, 1944
Opening Night in Oradour

Opening Night in Oradour

June 21st, 2013, marked the opening of the “One Person Crying: Women and War” exhibition, in Oradour, France. The exhibition runs from June 22, 2013 – April 30, 2014 at Centre de la Mémoire, Oradour, France. Marissa at the opening on Friday night, June 21st, with Robert Hébras, one of the five survivors of the...
One Person Crying Exhibition Opening in Oradour

One Person Crying Exhibition Opening in Oradour

Dear friends and colleagues, I’m very pleased to announce the opening of “One Person Crying: Women and War”, in Oradour, France. Oradour-sur-Glane was the site of a terrible massacre on June 10, 1944. 642 men, women and children were killed and the town set ablaze afterwards. Then French president Charles de Gaulle ordered that the...
Rubble with a Bicycle

Rubble with a Bicycle

Oradour-sur-Glane, France, February 2013. After the massacre of most of the townspeople of Oradour-sur-Glane, the village was set on fire, reducing buildings to hollow shells and rubble.
Tabernacle in the Church Where the Women and Children Died

Tabernacle in the Church Where the Women and Children Died

Oradour-sur-Glane, France, February 2013. On June 10, 1944, 452 women and children perished in the Oradour Church during the massacre and fire. Other than the stone floor and walls, very few artifacts from inside of the church survived.
Window Amidst the Ruins

Window Amidst the Ruins

Oradour-sur-Glane, France, February 2013.
A Town Without People

A Town Without People

Oradour-sur-Glane, France, February 2013.