Interviews

Katie Couric Stops By to Chat About “The Choice”

Katie Couric
Katie Couric visits Edie

Dr. Eger received a welcomed visitor recently; the exquisite and renowned Katie Couric! She visited Edie in her La Jolla home and the pair chatted about Edie’s life and memoir The Choice.  To check out Katie’s take on the pleasant morning, visit her Instagram post here.  We’re so thrilled that Edie’s story is reaching so far and wide!


Larry King: Holocaust survivor Dr. Edith Eger on forgiveness & Auschwitz

In a remarkably candid interview, renowned psychologist and Holocaust survivor Dr. Edith Eger recounts her time spent at Auschwitz, why she returned to the camp years later, and how she was finally able to find forgiveness. Plus, Dr. Eger on growing nationalism in the US and abroad.

See more clips and the full interview here.


Acclaimed Irish Radio Talkshow Champions “The Choice”

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Ray D’Arcy for RTÉ

Ray D’Arcy from RTÉ Radio One’s The Ray D’Arcy Show graciously interviewed Dr. Eger about her memoir “The Choice” and her life as a Holocaust survivor and psychologist. RTÉ’s Today Show has been trailing clips of this interview all week, stating that they “highly recommend” “The Choice” and that “it will change your life.” Perhaps this is partly why “The Choice” is #2 on Ireland’s Bestseller list. Congratulations Edie!

The Choice is… a book that will stay with you for a lifetime. — Ray D’Arcy, RTÉ Radio One

Irish Times calls The Choice a “story of afterwards” in Heartfelt Interview

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Irish Times Print with Rider version of “The Choice”

The Irish Times published a wonderful article from established author Arminta Wallace, discussing everything from Edie’s memoir “The Choice” and her decision to find joy to marching with Martin Luther King and building her family in America.

“Then I began to think – if I’m gonna live, I need to be for something. Not just against something, but for life. And for being a functional human being.”
— Dr. Eger for Irish Times

Dr. Eger talks tackling PTSD and the war on Iraq in Broadly. interview

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Broadly. Interviews Dr. Eger

Broadly. (yes, with a period!), an imprint of renowned digital platform Vice, is devoted to representing the woman’s experience. In an interview with Dr. Eger, reporter Mitchell Sunderland explores Edie’s perspectives on PTSD, trauma, and the similarities between Holocaust survivors and soldiers fighting the war in Iraq.  Dr. Eger has devoted decades to giving back to the U.S. military that saved her life, through extensive PTSD therapy, visits to military establishments across America, and by serving as a consultant for the U.S. Army and Navy.

Thank you, Broadly. for showcasing Edie and her message!

The Choice uses Eger’s journey to teach readers how they, too, can triumph over trauma.
Mitchell Sunderland on Dr. Eger’s “The Choice”

New Zealand Nine to Noon Radio Show Interviews Dr. Eger

New Zealand’s Nine to Noon radio show hosted Dr. Eger for an interview with Kathryn Ryan on Friday, September 8th.  Click here to listen.

“The more choices we have, the less you will feel like a victim.” — Dr. Eger on why she chose “The Choice” as her memoir’s title.