Holocaust Museum Houston

A Conversation with Author Joseph Kanon, Moderated by Ernie Manouse

Thursday, Feb. 6, 2020 – Thursday, Feb. 6, 2020

06:30 PM – 08:00 PM

Joseph Kanon

Author Joseph Kanon
Photo credit: Chad Griffith

Join the Museum for a conversation with author Joseph Kanon, moderated by Ernie Manouse. Joseph Kanon is the internationally bestselling author of nine novels, which have been published in twenty-four languages: Los Alamos, which won the Edgar Award for best first novel; The Good German, which was made into a film starring George Clooney and Cate Blanchett; The Prodigal SpyAlibi, which earned Kanon the Hammett Award of the International Association of Crime Writers; Leaving Berlin and The Defectors. He is also a recipient of The Anne Frank Human Writers Award for his writings on the aftermath of the Holocaust.

Eleven-time Emmy Award winner Ernie Manouse currently hosts and produces Houston Public Media’s weekly radio series Next Question with Ernie Manouse, the web and TV initiative Mockingbird & Armadillo, and the performing arts podcast and radio program Unwrap Your Candies Now with Catherine Lu.

A book signing of Kanon’s latest novel, The Accomplice, will follow the discussion.



  • Tuesday - Friday, 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
    Saturday, 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
    Sunday, noon - 5:00 pm
    The Museum is closed Mondays through August 17, 2020.
  • Members: Free Adults (19+): $19 Sr. Citizens (65+): $15 AARP Members: $15 (with valid ID card) Active-Duty Military: $15 Ages 0-18: Free Holocaust Museum Houston is free to everyone each Thursday from 2 to 5 p.m. and on International Holocaust Remembrance Day (Jan. 27), Yom HaShoah, Memorial Day, D-Day (June 6), and International Human Rights Day (Dec. 10).

Directions & Parking

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  • Paid parking is available in the parking lot next to the Museum on the corner of Binz and Caroline St.


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