Tuesday, February 28, 2017 - 6:00pm

Has Israel lived up to its promise? And what comes next for the Jewish state, as it navigates a deeply unstable region and a new American president? Join two celebrated authors writing from Israel, National Jewish Book Award winner Gordis ("Israel: A Concise History of a Nation Reborn") and Baram ("A Land Without Borders: My Journey Around East Jerusalem and the West Bank"), for a provocative conversation.​
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Upper East Side
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Wednesday, March 1, 2017 - 7:30pm

Host Denis O'Hare ("American Horror Story"), Lynn Cohen ("Sex and the City"), Kate Burton ("Scandal"), Carolina Ravassa ("The Affair") and more perform stories by one of Brazil's greatest modern writers.
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Upper West Side
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Thursday, March 2, 2017 - 7:00pm

Rubin Suleiman's book delves into the life of Russian émigré Irène Némirovsky, whose brilliant, now controversial career as a writer in 1930s France ended tragically with her death in Auschwitz at age 39. Her two young daughters survived, however, and they published her "Suite française" in 2004. Némirovsky’s posthumous novel became an international best seller, but some critics condemned her as a “self-hating Jew”
Financial District
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Tuesday, March 28, 2017 - 6:00pm to 8:30pm

Hear from Lynn Povich (the memoir "The Good Girls Revolt: How the Women of Newsweek Sued their Bosses and Changed the Workplace"), Bonnie S. Anderson ("The Rabbi's Atheist Daughter: Ernestine Rose, International Feminist Pioneer") and Rebecca Traister ("All the Single Ladies: Unmarried Women and the Rise of an Independent Nation").  Free and open to the public, including guided tours of The Jewish Museum's exhibits and a book signing reception with wine and refreshment.
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