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Ann D. Koffsky

Excavating a Story

December 25, 2018, by

Her paper is missing, and it’s driving me crazy. Let me back up. My grandmother was Ada Goldberg Gertz, a”h (1908-2001). She was an extraordinary woman. In addition to raising her family in Baltimore, MD, she also attended Johns Hopkins University (one of the first women to do so), got a Masters in linguistics, and