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"What If" in American Jewish History and Contemporary Jewish Life
 
Live Broadcast Begins at 7:30 p.m.
 
Venue: ( Center for Jewish History)
Center for Jewish History
Producer: ( The Bernard Revel Graduate School for Jewish Studies at Yeshiva University)
The Bernard Revel Graduate School for Jewish Studies at Yeshiva University
City: New York

Additional Notes:
Shown live on the Jewish Broadcast Service, this event will launch Professor Jeffrey S. Gurocks latest book, The Holocaust Averted: An Alternate History of American Jewry, 1938–1967 (Rutgers University Press).

The Holocaust Averted has already been lauded as a “provocative, path-breaking . . .

All Jewish History in Less than an Hour with David N. Myers
 
Very Short Introductions: Short Talks on Big Subjects
 
Venue: ( Center for Jewish History)
Center for Jewish History
Producer: ( Center for Jewish History and Oxford University Press)
Center for Jewish History and Oxford University Press
City: New York

Additional Notes:
Love history but short on time? Join CJH President and distinguished Jewish History Professor David N. Myers for a fast and fascinating discussion. Based on his book, Jewish History: A Very Short Introduction, Myers covers 5778 years in a very short program. Sound impossible? Set the clock. . . .

An Evening with the Klezmatics
 
Optional Meet-the-Artist Reception
 
Venue: ( Center for Jewish History)
Center for Jewish History
Producer: ( YIVO Institute for Jewish Research)
YIVO Institute for Jewish Research
City: New York

Additional Notes:
Come celebrate the legendary career of the Grammy Award-winning Klezmatics! For decades, the Klezmatics have been at the forefront of a klezmer music revival, reinterpreting Jewish musical tradition and fusing it with other contemporary music genres. This extraordinary evening will include a concert, . . .

Artist's Talk and Curator's Tour
 
Uncommon Threads Exhibition
 
Venue: ( Center for Jewish History)
Center for Jewish History
Producer: ( Yeshiva University Museum)
Yeshiva University Museum
City: New York

Additional Notes:
Join fabric artist Ita Aber and curator Bonni-Dara Michaels on a tour of Yeshiva University Museums Uncommon Threads exhibition, featuring garments, textiles and jewelry from the Museums collection, including Abers 1970s customized Israeli flag. The tour will be followed by a talk by the artist . . .

Broadway Street the Jewish Way
 
Book Launch and Talk
 
Venue: ( Center for Jewish History)
Center for Jewish History
Producer: ( American Jewish Historical Society)
American Jewish Historical Society
City: New York

Additional Notes:
Join us for a book talk and launch of Broadway: A History of New York City in Thirteen Miles and hear from author Fran Leadon about the extraordinary ways in which American Jews contributed to making Broadway the iconic street that it is today.

CJH Gallery Admission
 

 
Venue: ( Center for Jewish History)
Center for Jewish History
Producer: ( Center for Jewish History)
Center for Jewish History
City: New York

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Cuba's Forgotten Jewels
 
NY Premiere Screening and Discussion with Filmmakers
 
Venue: ( Center for Jewish History)
Center for Jewish History
Producer: ( American Jewish Historical Society & Leo Baeck Institute)
American Jewish Historical Society & Leo Baeck Institute
City: New York

Additional Notes:
Cubas Forgotten Jewels cinematically weaves the tale of Marion Kreith who, evading Nazi capture, escaped Europe to Havana as a young girl with her family. Marions story mingles with the personal accounts of other refugees placed in an unfamiliar land.

East West Street
 
A Talk by Philippe Sands followed by a Discussion with Douglas Irvin-Erikson
 
Venue: ( Center for Jewish History)
Center for Jewish History
Producer: ( American Jewish Historical Society)
American Jewish Historical Society
City: New York

Additional Notes:
Featuring remarkable materials drawn directly from the AJHS archive, human-rights lawyer and author Philippe Sands will explore how personal lives and history are interwoven in his book East West Street, which received the 2016 Baillie Gifford (formerly Samuel Johnson) prize for nonfiction. The story . . .

Family History Today
 
Lecture
 
Venue: ( Center for Jewish History)
Center for Jewish History
Producer: ( Ackman & Ziff Family Genealogy Institute at Center for Jewish History)
Ackman & Ziff Family Genealogy Institute at Center for Jewish History
City: New York

Additional Notes:
Are you interested in reconnecting with your long-lost cousins? This lecture will cover major resources and strategies for locating the living descendants of deceased individuals on your family tree.

Family History Today
 
Lecture
 
Venue: ( Center for Jewish History)
Center for Jewish History
Producer: ( Ackman & Ziff Family Genealogy Institute at Center for Jewish History & American Jewish Historical S)
Ackman & Ziff Family Genealogy Institute at Center for Jewish History & American Jewish Historical S
City: New York

Additional Notes:
Designed for beginner or advanced genealogy researchers, this lecture will present research tools and approaches to finding data on, as well as imagining an informed historical context of, your ancestors immigration experiences. No previous experience or preparation necessary.

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