Thursday, December 1, 2022

Just Announced: Virtual Conversation with Author of "Fleishman Is in Trouble"


FLEISHMAN is in trouble


New York Jewish Book Festival Opening Event: Fleishman Is in Trouble with Taffy Brodesser-Akner and A.O. Scott
Thursday, December 8 | 7:00 PM ET | Edmond J. Safra Hall

The New York Jewish Book Festival opens with a screening of the first episode of Fleishman Is in Trouble followed by a conversation with Taffy Brodesser-Akner, author of Fleishman Is in Trouble and the creator, writer, and showrunner of the FX series on Hulu, and A.O. Scott, film critic at The New York Times.

Brodesser-Akner will sign copies of Fleishman Is in Trouble after the event. Copies of Scott’s Better Living Through Criticism will also be available for purchase.






The livestream event is the conversation between Brodesser-Akner and Scott only and will begin at 7:45 PM ET after the screening of the episode.



NEW YORK jewish book festival



Join the Museum of Jewish Heritage on Thursday, December 8, and Sunday, December 11, for the inaugural New York Jewish Book Festival! Featuring Michael Twitty, Maira Kalman, Stacey London, Gary Shteyngart, Liana Finck, Bob Mankoff, Sloane Crosley, three generations of Zabars, and more, this daylong event will touch on themes of Jewish heritage and include opportunities to meet your favorite authors. Learn more about some of the festival's keynote events and register below.



Public programming at the Museum of Jewish Heritage – A Living Memorial to the Holocaust is made possible, in part, by public funds from the New York City Department of Cultural Affairs, in partnership with the City Council; the Conference on Jewish Material Claims Against Germany (Claims Conference); the New York State Council on the Arts with the support of Governor Kathy C. Hochul and the New York State Legislature; Battery Park City Authority; The Goldie and David Blanksteen Foundation; Marcia Horowitz Educational Fund for Cross-Cultural Awareness; and other generous donors.