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Get ready for a literary extravaganza! The 2023 New York Jewish Book Festival
kicks off next week, and our lineup is nothing short of sensational.
Brace yourself for literary giants such as Mitch Albom,
Lowry, and Itamar Rabinovich gracing
our stage. Plus, don't miss our dedicated family day for the young
and young at heart. Get set for an unparalleled celebration of Jewish
literature, and be sure to share this exciting lineup of events with
your friends to help spread the word!
New York Jewish
November 9 - November 19, 2023
The 2023 New York Jewish Book Festival will be held
from Sunday, November 12, to Sunday, November 19, at
the Museum of Jewish Heritage – A Living Memorial to the Holocaust
(36 Battery Pl, New York, NY 10280) and virtually. This year’s
festival will feature events for adults, kids, and families, and
programs connected to the Museum’s new exhibition Courage
to Act: Rescue in Denmark.
editors Mark Weitzman and Dr. Robert Williams, along
with Dr. Mehnaz Afridi,
one of the authors featured in The Routledge History of Antisemitism,
will be in conversation with Laura Adkins, Opinion
Editor at The Forward, about the new
Eastern Maze with
Itamar Rabinovich and Tom Friedman
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM ET
Middle East Maze:
Israel, the Arabs, and the Region (Brookings, 2023) offers
a unique narrative of the Arab-Israeli conflict and peace process by Itamar
Rabinovich, a senior academic historian who has
served as Israel’s ambassador to U.S. and as a peace negotiator with
Syria. Rabinovich will be joined in conversation with New York Times
political commentator and author Tom Friedman.
Next summer, join Jewish Heritage Travel and the Museum
in exploring Lithuania, Latvia, and Estonia. Learn about the history
of Baltic Jewry and see architectural and cultural sites on this
luxurious 11-night trip.
From the company that brought you Fiddler on
the Roof in Yiddish and HARMONY. Celebrate
the indomitable spirit and hope that persevered during the Holocaust,
portrayed through the soul-stirring power of Yiddish song. Join us
for an extraordinary musical journey, a testament to life, hope, and
resilience that echoes through history. Museum members get 10% with
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;
With Assistance from the Conference on Jewish Material Claims Against
Germany; Sponsored by the Foundation Remembrance, Responsibility and
Future; Supported by the German Federal Ministry of Finance; 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
EDMOND J. SAFRA PLAZA
36 BATTERY PLACE | NY, NY 10280
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