Ethel Rosenberg: A Cold War Tragedy


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Ethel Rosenberg: A Cold War Tragedy


On 19 June 1953, Ethel Rosenberg was electrocuted along with her husband for espionage on behalf of the Soviet Union.

Join author and historian Anne Sebba as she brings to life Ethel Rosenberg's tragic story with dramatic prison letters that Ethel exchanged with her husband, lawyer, and psychotherapist over a three-year period, as well as interviews with Ethel's two sons and others who knew her, including a fellow prisoner.


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Season (29 Oct 2021)
Friday14:00 - 15:00

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