France named Paul Schaffer an Officer of the Legion of Honour and an Officer of the National Order of Merit. He lives in Paris.
Lawyer and author Serge Klarsfeld has been active in bringing war criminals to justice.
Women's rights advocate, former Minister of Health of France, and former president of the European Parliament, Simone Veil was incarcerated with the author in Auschwitz.
Vivian Felsen is an award-winning translator living in Toronto.