Zelvin to lead talk at JCC
Updated 11:51 pm, Saturday, October 17, 2015
Zelvin will discuss “The Jews, the Taino, and What Really Happened When Christopher Columbus Discovered America.”
The author will address the myths surrounding Columbus’ discovery and how she came to create her Jewish protagonist Diego Mendoza and his sister Rachel.
She will also talk about how her research for this historical fiction led her to doubt many of the stories surrounding Columbus and his voyages.
For more information, call the 9 Route 39 South center at 860-355-8050.