Susi Bechhofer

January 24, 2013

“Because of the Shoah, in practical terms Judaism doesn’t mean an awful lot, which is very sad. But in terms of my identity, it is my life force. It has been a mountain to climb in terms of self-education and introspection but now it’s part of my being.”

Susi and her twin came to the UK aged three and were brought up as Christians. She rediscovered she was Jewish in her 50s.

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