Founding Members & Partnerships
New Voices is launched in collaboration with:
Julie Lindahl is an independent writer, educator and activist based in Stockholm who has spent eight years researching and documenting her grandparents’ story as perpetrators in occupied Poland who fled to Latin America as new war crimes trials reopened in 1960. Her story, related in her memoir, The Pendulum, has been featured several times by Boston public radio, by NPR and Swedish public radio. She is founder and chair of Stories for Society. http://www.julielindahl.com/
Derek B. Miller (Ph.D.) is an international best-selling novelist and international affairs specialist based in Oslo whose works focus on “cultures in conflict” and characters profoundly affected by war and genocide. In 2013 Derek’s novel, Norwegian by Night, was considered to be one of the most important novels of the year by The Economist. He is director of The Policy Lab.
Rachel Kadish is the award-winning author of The Weight of Ink and other novels. Her work has appeared on NPR and in the New York Times, Ploughshares, and Tin House, and has been anthologized in the Pushcart Prize Anthology and elsewhere. She has been a fiction fellow of the National Endowment for the Arts and the Massachusetts Cultural Council, has received the National Jewish Book Award, the Association of Jewish Libraries Fiction Award, and the John Gardner Fiction Award, and was the Koret Writer-in-Residence at Stanford University. She lives outside Boston and teaches in Lesley University's MFA Program in Creative Writing. http://rachelkadish.com/
Rachael Cerrotti is an independent writer, photographer and educator based in Boston who has spent a decade researching and documenting her grandmother’s experience as a refugee in Europe during WWII through her project, Follow My Footprints. Her story has been featured by Boston public radio and NPR. http://www.rachaelcerrotti.com/