Other Works


Never Forget to Lie – a 2013 PBS Frontline documentary about Polish child survivors of the Holocaust.
– “Lillian Boraks-Nemetz: “My Holocaust Survival”

Lillian has also appeared in films: Hidden in PolandMy Mother, My HeroPoetry of Resilience.


  • From the Polish, Waclaw Iwaniuk, Lillian Boraks-Nemetz (as Jagna Boraks) Canadian Poets from A to Z. Edited and introduced by P. K. Page
  • Six poems from the Polish, Waclaw Iwaniuk, as Jagna Boraks
  • Seven Polish-Canadian Poets, 1984
  • Dark Times, poetry of Waclaw Iwaniuk
  • Astrologer in the Underground, poetry of Andrzej Busza

Included in Anthologies

  • A poem: An Ancestral Dance In Jewish Prague
    in Psychoanalytic Perspectives: A Journal of Integration and Innovation. Volume 5, Winter 2007.
  • The Old Brown Suitcase 
    Girls Own: An Anthology of Canadian Fiction for Young Readers. Edited by Sarah Ellis, 2001.
  • A Speech to the British Columbia Legislature, May 2000: A Long Road to Freedom
    in Canadian Jewish Congress, Pacific Region.
  • Condensed Novella Nina de Luna 
    Aquelarre, Latin American Womens magazine, 1992
  • 2 poems, in Hong Kong Literature Monthly
  • An essay: The Child, as the Hero/Victim of the Dark Planet The Holocaust  in CCL, no 95, Vol 25:3
  • Living Legacies,  Vol lV Liz Pearl, 2014 
  • Hoping for Home Scholastic Canada, 2011
  • Terre d’accueil, Terre d’espoir, Scholastic  Canada,2012
  • Girls’ Own , Sarah Ellis, Penguin viking 2001

Works About Lillian

Lillian has had various articles written about her life and work, among them:

  • Life into Fiction: A Profile of Lillian Boraks-Nemetz by Janet Nicol
  • WordWorks: The Voice of British Columbia Writers, Winter 2007.

and many others.

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