The Escape Artist at Smithtown Library, NY

October 17, 2023

Join Helen Fremont, author of The Escape Artist as she tells her family's story of surviving the Holocaust by telling lies which they maintained throughout their lives causing family tensions.

Join Helen Fremont, author of The Escape Artist, in conversation with Attorney Aaron Futterman at the Smithtown Library in Smithtown, NY. Helen will tell her family’s story of surviving the Holocaust, emigrating to America, and hiding their identity as Jews from colleagues, and friends, and their own children.

Helen was omitted from her father’s will, listed as deceased, leaving her with the decision of whether or not to contest the will. Attorney Aaron Futterman will discuss the legal issues surrounding wills, estate litigation and when it is appropriate to pursue legal action. Helen Fremont will appear via Zoom and Aaron Futterman will be in person. Registration required.

Tuesday, October 17, 2023
6:30 – 8:00 pm

(Registration is open to Smithtown Library cardholders only until October 10, when it opens to all.
Register online at
or call the library at 631-360-2480.

Smithtown Building
1 Country Road
Smithtown, NY 11787
(631) 360-2480

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