The Remarkable Life of Doña Gracia Nasi | Lecture by Andrée Aelion Brooks
Andrée Aelion Brooks
Thursday, March 6, 2014 - 7:00pm to 8:00pm
Seattle Art Museum | Nordstrom Lecture Hall
During the 16th century a powerful Jewish woman—an international banker—operated an escape network that saved thousands of victims of the Inquisition. Hear author and journalist Andrée Aelion Brooks talk about her award-winning biography of Nasi called The Woman who Defied Kings, now being considered for a TV mini series.