Broner, Esther


Broner, Esther
(b. 1930)
   American novelist, playwright and essayist. She was born in Detroit, and taught at Wayne State University and Sarah Lawrence College. Her novels include Her Mothers, Unafraid Women and A Weave of Women. She was also the co-author with Naomi Nimrod of A Woman's Passover Haggadah.

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