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Upcoming Events

September 21, 2022
In Person
The American Jewish Historical Society presents The Rise and Fall of Protestant Brooklyn, book talk with authors, Stuart M. Blumin and Glenn C. Altschuler. This event will be held in person at The Center for Jewish History. $10 Admission or $32 for Admission and a copy of the book!  The Rise and Fall of Protestant […]
September 22, 2022
Virtual Event
Julie Salamon (Wall Street Journal & NY Times) sits down with political leader and social justice advocate Ruth W. Messinger. Ruth is the Global Ambassador for American Jewish World Service, an international human rights organization she ran from 1998-2016. Additionally, she does social justice and organizing work at the Jewish Theological Seminary and at the […]
October 2, 2022
In Person
The American Jewish Historical Society is delighted to serve as host of the book launch event for Yearning to Breathe Free. This comprehensive volume, featuring contributions from twenty of American Jewish history’s most preeminent scholars, details Jewish life in Gilded Age America, and provides a much-needed glimpse into the political, economic, and social histories of […]
October 27, 2022
Virtual Event
Julie Salamon (Wall Street Journal & NY Times) sits down with award winning documentary filmmaker Lynn Novick.  Lynn, co-director and producer of The U.S. and the Holocaust, has been making landmark documentary films about American life and culture for more than 30 years. She has created nearly 100 hours of acclaimed programming for PBS in […]
November 17, 2022
Virtual Event
Julie Salamon (Wall Street Journal & NY Times) sits down with playwright Karen Hartman. Karen Hartman’s work launches VOLT at 59e59 Theaters, an unprecedented festival of three off-Broadway premieres by a single author simultaneously: New Golden Age (Primary Stages); Goldie, Max & Milk (MBL Productions); and The Lucky Star (The Directors Company). Also in 2022, Denver Theater Center presented the world […]
December 15, 2022
Virtual Event
Julie Salamon (Wall Street Journal & NY Times) sits down with psychiatrist Kenneth Paul Rosenberg. Dr. Rosenberg specializes in addiction psychiatry in New York City with an emphasis on behavioral addictions such as sexual compulsivity and substance abuse. Dr. Rosenberg is a producer and director of films about mental health issues for PBS and HBO. […]
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