Feb

23 2020

The Yiddish Book Center's , "Coming to America"

2:00PM - 4:00PM  

King Library
FREE and Light Refreshments Provided 150 E. San Fernando Street
2nd floor, Room 225
San Jose, CA 95112-3580
408.808.2000
http://sjpl.org

Contact Deborah Estreicher
4088082357 (Phone)
408.808.2395 (Fax)
deborah.estreicher@sjlibrary.org
https://sjpl.bibliocommons.com/events/search/q=yiddish/event/5e42e30888d6e03a002f01c8

Motl the Cantor’s Son, by Sholem Aleichem  
Speaker: Ignat Ayzenberg, SJSU Jewish Studies Coordinator
Date: Sunday, Feb. 23rd

Enemies, A Love Story, by Isaac Bashevis Singer
Speaker: David Mesher, SJSU Emeritus Professor of English
Date: Sunday, March 29th

A Jewish Refugee in New York, by Kadya Molodovsky
Speaker: Rabbi Melanie Aron, Congregation Shir Hadash
Date: Sunday, April 26th

The Refugees, by Viet Thahn Nguyen
Speaker: Viet Thanh Nguyen, Pulitzer Prize Recipient
Date: Sunday, May 17th

 

The Yiddish Book Center’s “Coming To America” Reading Groups for Public Libraries is made possible by a gift from Sharon Karmazin

Sponsor: The Yiddish Book Center and San José Public Library