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Hybrid: Online and at the Marlene Meyerson JCC Manhattan · Oct 2, 2022
SKY & SCULPTURE
A Sukkah, IMKHA, created by artist Tobi Kahn, for the Marlene Meyerson JCC of Manhattan is an installation consisting of 13 interrelated sculpted painted wooden panels, constituting a single work of art. Join for a panel discussion with Rabbi Joanna Samuels, Chief Executive Director of the Marlene Meyerson JCC of Manhattan, Talya Zax, Innovation Editor of the Forward, and Tobi Kahn, Artist. Moderated by Mattie Kahn.
Marlene Meyerson JCC Manhattan · Sep 22, 2022
A Conversation with Ksenia Svetlova on Israeli Politics + Arab Affairs
A conversation with journalist and former member of the Knesset Ksenia Svetlova on the Israeli-Palestinian conflict, the upcoming elections, how to get out of political stalemate, and what role the conflict played in the coalition government and its downfall. We will also delve deeper into Arab affairs through the years, and how the shifts in political dynamics and diplomatic relationships in the region have created a new reality for Israel and the conflict.
In-Person and Online · Sep 14, 2022
A Bintel Brief Live! 2022
Join our insightful and hilarious hosts Ginna Green and Lynn Harris, along with the Forward's archivist Chana Pollack and editor-in-chief Jodi Rudoren, for a lively conversation that will take you behind the scenes into the making of the podcast and into the history books.
Hybrid event in London and online. · Aug 14, 2022
50th meeting of the Yiddish Open Mic Cafe
Join audiences and participants from across the globe for this live celebration of Yiddish songs, poems, jokes, stories, games, serious and funny - all performed in Yiddish with English translation.
THE TEMPLE EMANU-EL STREICKER CENTER and Virtual · Aug 10, 2022
NY-12 Candidate Forum
Will the last Jew left in New York’s congressional delegation be reelected? Will New York’s senior congresswoman receive another term? Or will one of the newcomers upend Manhattan politics?
Virtual OR Great Lakes Brooklyn, Brooklyn, NY · Jul 28, 2022
Hineni: Now Where Do I Go?
An evening of conversation about how millennial American Jews are building community in, and outside of, traditional spaces.
274 Garfield Place, Brooklyn 11215 and Livestream · Jul 26, 2022
NY-10 Candidate Forum
The New York political landscape changed overnight when a state court judge approved new congressional maps for New York that dramatically redrew the lines for the 10th congressional district, creating an open seat for the lower half of Manhattan and parts of Brooklyn.
Zoom · Jul 7, 2022
How Leonard Cohen found his Hallelujah
Join culture reporter PJ Grisar as he chats with directors Dan Geller and Dayna Goldfine about “Hallelujah: Leonard Cohen, A Journey, A Song,” a film that tracks the unlikely rise of Cohen’s idiosyncratic tune, from a track on a buried album to a chart-topping phenomenon.
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