Ruth Gruber

Ruth Gruber is an award-winning Jewish American journalist, photographer, and humanitarian. Born in Brooklyn in 1911, she is the author of nineteen books, including the National Jewish Book Award-winning biography "Raquela" (1978). She also wrote several memoirs documenting her astonishing experiences, among them" Ahead of Time" (1991), "Inside of Time" (2002), and "Haven" (1983). Gruber lives in New York City.