Reflections on the Life of Jan Wiener - Freedom Fighter and Friend
by Gerald Hausman
"Jan Wiener's narrow escape from the Nazis, and later, several prison camps in Italy is the stuff movies are made of. Therefore, it's not surprising that his life story has been depicted in the award-winning documentary film, Fighter. Read more at staythirstymedia.com
The respect Hausman has for his Beloved Friend Jan Weiner is moving.
The maturity of Hausman's craft and way of seeing is evident and reminds me of how privileged we all are to include ourselves as a part of his literary world through Macmillan's Island Fiction series. If you haven't read his title Time Swimmer - give yourself that gift in 2011!