Schedule and Tickets

8 Acclaimed Jewish Authors Present the Best of Current Fiction, Nonfiction & Memoir

  • I Want You to Know We’re Still Here
    Wed, Nov 04
    Zoom visit with Esther Safran Foer
    Nov 04, 2020, 12:00 PM
    Zoom visit with Esther Safran Foer
    the poignant and deeply moving story not only of Esther’s journey but of four generations living in the shadow of the Holocaust. They are four generations of survivors, storytellers, and memory keepers determined not just to keep the past alive but to imbue the present with life and more life.
  • The Book of V.
    Sun, Nov 01
    Zoom visit with Anna Solomon
    Nov 01, 2020, 12:00 PM
    Zoom visit with Anna Solomon
    Sun Nov 1, Noon: Anna Solomon, The Book of V. “The engrossing, highly readable, darkly sexy third novel by Anna Solomon…The Book of V. is a meditation on female power and powerlessness, the stories told about women and the ones we tellabout and to ourselves.” ―The New York Times Book Review.
  • White Hot Grief Parade
    Thu, Oct 29
    Zoom visit with Alexandra Silber
    Oct 29, 2020, 7:00 PM
    Zoom visit with Alexandra Silber
    Thur Oct 29, 7 pm: Alexandra Silber, White Hot Grief Parade A powerful and luminous story of grief and coming-of-age and a beautiful tribute to the relationship between a father and daughter. Alexandra “Al” Silber seems to have everything: brilliance, beauty,and talent in spades.
  • A Bend in the Stars
    Tue, Oct 27
    Zoom visit with Rachel Barenbaum
    Oct 27, 2020, 7:00 PM
    Zoom visit with Rachel Barenbaum
    Grounded in history this literary WWI-era novel and epic love story of a brilliant young doctor who races against Einstein to solve one of the universe's great mysteries.
  • The Last Train to London
    Sun, Oct 25
    Zoom visit with Meg Waite Clayton
    Oct 25, 2020, 12:00 PM
    Zoom visit with Meg Waite Clayton
    The New York Times bestselling author of Beautiful Exiles conjures her best novel yet, a pre-World War II-era story with the emotional resonance of Orphan Train and All the Light We Cannot See, centering on the Kindertransports that carried thousands of children out of Nazi-occupied Europe.
  • The Words of My Father: Love and Pain in Palestine
    Thu, Oct 22
    Zoom visit with Yousef Bashir
    Oct 22, 2020, 7:00 PM
    Zoom visit with Yousef Bashir
    A Palestinian-American activist recalls his adolescence in Gaza during the Second Intifada, and how he made a strong commitment to peace in the face of devastating brutality.
  • Florence Adler Swims Forever
    Tue, Oct 20
    Zoom visit with Rachel Beanland
    Oct 20, 2020, 7:00 PM
    Zoom visit with Rachel Beanland
    Set in Atlantic City in 1934, “Florence Adler Swims Forever” tells the story of a Jewish family struggling to conceal the drowning of a cherished daughter,
  • Red Sea Spies
    Sun, Oct 18
    Zoom visit with Raffi Berg
    Oct 18, 2020, 12:00 PM – 1:00 PM
    Zoom visit with Raffi Berg
    This is the true story that inspired the Netflix film ‘The Red Sea Diving Resort.’ In the early 1980s on aremote part of the Sudanese coast, a new luxury holiday resort opened for business. Designed for divers, it attracted guests from around the world.

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