Helen Maryles Shankman

Helen Maryles Shankman's stories have been nominated for two Pushcart Prizes. She was a finalist in Narrative Magazine’s Winter 2010 Story Contest, and earned an Honorable Mention in Glimmer Train’s August 2010 Short Story Award for New Writers competition. Her stories have appeared in The Kenyon Review, Gargoyle, Cream City Review, 2 Bridges Review, Grift, Jewishfiction.net, and other publications. She is the author of the novel The Color of Light. She lives in New Jersey, with her husband and four children.

Trivializing the Holocaust

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