Sigrid MacRae

Sigrid MacRae

Sigrid MacRae holds a graduate degree in Art History from Columbia University, and has worked as a researcher, translater, editor, and consultant. She is the co-author of Alliance of Enemies, a book about the undercover and unfortunately unsuccessful collaboration between OSS and the German Resistance to end WWII. She writes on art and history and lives in New York.

"A World Elsewhere is a literary masterpiece, fully realized and a perfect work of art, a daughter's eloquent monument to her courageous mother. It is also a reminder that war spares no one but wounds everyone it touches. " —Edmund White

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After finding a long-unopened box of love letters between her parents, Sigrid MacRae set out to discover the father she never knew, and in the process came to understand the extraordinary, bi-continental and multigenerational history of her family. Sigrid MacRae's wonderful family memoir set in the turbulent time of WWII, tentatively titled Miss Mayflower and the Hun, is to be published by Viking/Penguin in early 2014.