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The Refusal to be Vanquished

Dorit Oliver-Wolff, Rosa Lipworth

28/02/2017 2:30 pm

Refusing to be defined by the tragic events of WW2, two remarkable women reveal their inimitable life stories. Patron of the Arts Rosa Lipworth and Dorit Oliver-Wolff, whose memoir From Yellow Star to Pop Star recounts the story of her rise to fame in post-war Berlin, talk to author and journalist Anne Sebba.

In Association with the Holocaust Educational Trust.

This event has live speech-to-text subtitling provided by StageTEXT.

Rosa Lipworth

Rosa Lipworth was awarded a CBE for her services to charity in the 2010 New Year\'s Honours.

Dorit Oliver-Wolff

Dorit Oliver-Wolff was born in Hungary and lived through the horrors of WW2 to become a popular singer. Her first book recounts how she and her mother survived the years of terror.

Anne Sebba

Anne Sebba is a biographer, lecturer, radio presenter and former Reuters' foreign correspondent. She has written nine critically acclaimed books, most recently Les Parisiennes.