Jan Jarboe Russell

Train To Crystal City

Jan Jarboe Russell

Talk: Train To Crystal City

Jan Jarboe Russell comes to Google to discuss the secret history of a WWII internment camp in Crystal City, Texas. Russell exposes the war-time hysteria towards Japanese and Germans and the secrets behind FDR’s internment program. The Train To Crystal City is a NYT bestseller and was named a Times’ Top Book of 2015.

Jan Jarboe Russell

Jan Jarboe Russell is an American journalist and non-fiction writer. He is a member of The Texas Institute of Letters and the Philosophical Society of Texas and serves as vice president of Gemini Ink, San Antonio’s literary organization. Russell is a certified black belt, first degree in Nia, a movement practice that combines dance, yoga and martial arts..

The Train to Crystal City

Discover the secret history of an internment camp in Crystal City, Texas, where men of German, Japanese, and Italian descent and their families were ripped from their homes across the US and Latin America without due process in the only family internment camp to house multiple nationalities.

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