Tara Westover. Natan Dvir

The Author Who Only Found Out About the Holocaust in College: How Tara Westover Became 'Educated'

Tara Westover spent her childhood on an Idaho farm, being home-schooled by racist survivalist parents. How she escaped her abusive family, got a doctorate at Cambridge and learned that Jews are not the devil is the topic of her best-selling memoir 'Educated'

When she was 17 years old and in her first year at Brigham Young University, Tara Westover registered for an art history course. When she opened the thick textbook, she encountered words she did not...

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