Magda Herzberger

Speaking Engagements

Magda Herzberger's presentations have challenged and inspired thousands of people for years. Topics include her experiences surviving three Nazi death camps, poetry readings from her published works, and lessons learned in the Holocaust.

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Surviving the Holocaust1 - 2 hours

Magda Herzberger recounts her personal experiences surviving the Nazi death camps of Auschwitz, Bremen and Bergen-Belsen. Includes readings from her highly acclaimed autobiographical book entitled "Survival", and a compelling 10-minute video presentation with original music (Magda's Requiem). Suitable for universities, schools, churches, synagogues, civic groups and the general public.

The World of Poetry and Sources of Inspiration1 - 2 hours

Magda shares her poems and sources of inspiration in the world around us, with readings from her books of poetry, "The Waltz of the Shadows", "Devotional Poetry", "Dreamworld", and the book of love poems "If You Truly Love Me", as well as her other assorted poems published in magazines, anthologies and reviews. Suitable for universities, schools, literary groups and the general public.

Tales of the Magic Forest1 - 2 hours

Magda shares readings from her book of fairy tales entitled, "Tales of the Magic Forest", in which the Muse, the Spirit of Creativity and Poetry, appears to the children and takes them along on a miraculous and wonderful adventure - an exciting journey taking place in the Land of Imagination and Fantasy. Suitable for children age 8 and up; also of interest to adults.

NEW: Midnight Musings1 - 2 hours

Magda shares readings from her book of poems entitled, "Midnight Musings", a variety of poems steeped in reality, fantasy, quest and profound faith. Suitable for universities, schools, literary groups and the general public.

NEW:  The Tools of Survival1 - 2 hours

Magda presents her experiences regarding the tools she used to survive during the Nazi concentration camps. Tools of survival include the discussion of her spiritual tools for how to cope with extreme hardship and depression. Suitable for universities, schools, literary groups and the general public.