Scout Dialogue: Writers Collection

Dialogue Extra: End the Silence

Clip: Special | 28m 48s

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After the Japanese invaded the Dutch East Indies, Ilse Evelijn Veere Smit, her mother & siblings were sent to a concentration camp. Ilse survived the war only to see her family to become targets of Indonesian revolutionaries determined to wipe out Dutch colonialists. Author Dorothy Read documents Ilse’s story in the book, “End the Silence” and they share their story with Host Joan Cartan-Hansen.

Aired: 06/02/10 | Rating: TV-G

Major funding provided by the Laura Moore Cunningham Foundation

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