Posted by Naomi Firestone-Teeter
The paperback edition of Gal Beckerman‘s When They Come for Us, We’ll Be Gone: The Epic Struggle to Save Soviet Jewry will be available on September 13th. When They Come For Us, We’ll Be Gone was awarded the Everett Family Foundation Book of Year Award for the 2010 National Jewish Book Awards.
Originally from Lancaster, Pennsylvania, Naomi is the executive director of Jewish Book Council. She graduated from Emory University with degrees in English and Art History and, in addition, studied at University College London. Prior to her role as executive director, Naomi served as the founding editor of the JBC website and blog and managing editor of Jewish Book World. In addition, she has overseen JBC’s digital initiatives, and also developed the JBC’s Visiting Scribe series and Unpacking the Book: Jewish Writers in Conversation.