Writing Prompts - Erna Preis

Prompt 1

Please watch the video of Erna Preis as she discusses several central ideas. Determine one central idea from the video and write an essay that both summarizes and analyzes how that central idea is developed over the course of the video, including how it emerges and is shaped and refined by specific details. Cite strong and thorough evidence from the video to support your analysis.

Prompt 2

In Erna’s 1990 interview, she describes what it was like for her family in Germany after the Nuremberg Race Laws took effect.

Compare Erna’s experience following the implementation of the Nuremberg Race Laws with other survivor experiences. Be sure to cite strong and thorough evidence from both sources to support your argument