Survival and the Strength of the Human Spirit from 9/11 Survivors
Publication Date: August 2011
Written in conjunction with the documentary Rebirth, a full decade in the making, an uplifting look at the lives of eight individuals whose lives were forever changed by the events of September 11, 2001.
Dr. Robin Stern is a psychoanalyst, educator, and the author of The Gaslight Effect. She is one of the lead facilitators of the Inner Resilience Program, created post-September 11 to help educators build resilience and coping skills, and has been a keynote speaker at universities and a consultant for schools, corporations, and nonprofit organizations. Robin lives in New York City. Courtney E. Martin is the author of Perfect Girls, Starving Daughters and Do It Anyway, and coauthor of The Naked Truth and Click: When We Knew We Were Feminists. A 2002 recipient of the Elie Wiesel Prize in Ethics, her writing has appeared in Mother Jones, Newsday, and the Christian Science Monitor, among other publications. She lives in New York City. Laural Merlington has recorded well over one hundred audiobooks, including works by Margaret Atwood and Alice Hoffman, and is the recipient of several AudioFile Earphones Awards. An Audie Award nominee, she has also directed over one hundred audiobooks. She has performed and directed for thirty years in theaters throughout the country. In addition to her extensive theater and voice-over work, Laural teaches college in her home state of Michigan.