Posts tagged "Holocaust"
Presidents of France and Germany meet in Oradour

Presidents of France and Germany meet in Oradour

François Hollande and Joachim Gauck, as seen on TV, with Marissa’s photograph of Setsuko Iwamoto on a banner in the background. The Presidents of France and Germany met in Oradour on September 5th, 2013, to commemorate 70 years since the local massacre. Part of the reception was held at Centre de la mémoire, the venue...
Museum of Tolerance: Holocaust Survivors

Museum of Tolerance: Holocaust Survivors

In 2005, Liebe Geft and Elana Samuels approached Marissa about creating a portrait series of the Holocaust survivors associated with the Museum of Tolerance. Many of the survivors speak to school children in weekly ‘living history’ presentations, recounting over and over again their experiences during the Holocaust. Others volunteer their time tirelessly working in the...