Jennifer Teege, who is of German and Nigerian descent made a startling family discovery. Her grandfather was the Nazi war criminal Amon Goeth, the commandant of the Kraków-Płaszów Concentration Camp, and portrayed by actor Ralph Fiennes in Steven Spielberg’s Oscar-winning 1993 movie Schindler’s List. Teege has written about her family history journey in an internationally bestselling book, “My Grandfather Would Have Shot Me: A Black Woman Discovers Her Family’s Nazi Past."

Come spend “An Evening with Jennifer Teege” on Monday, August 17, at 7:00 p.m., in the Theater of the Allen County Public Library, as she tells the engaging story of how she learned her family’s dark secret. The event is free and open to the public and Teege’s book, “My Grandfather Would Have Shot Me: A Black Woman Discovers Her Family’s Nazi Past,” will be available for purchase.

The event is sponsored by The Genealogy Center at the Allen County Public Library, IPFW Institute for Holocaust and Genocide Studies (IHGS), and the Congregation Achduth Vesholom. For more information, view the brochure, or go to the IHGS Facebook Page, or contact Steven Carr at Carr@IPFW.EDU, or Curt Witcher at Cwitcher@ACPL.INFO