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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 . . .

An Intimate Rivalry
 
Lecture
 
Venue: ( Center for Jewish History)
Center for Jewish History
Producer: ( Center for Jewish History & the Jewish Studies Program in the Collegte of Arts & Sciences at Cornell)
Center for Jewish History & the Jewish Studies Program in the Collegte of Arts & Sciences at Cornell
City: New York

Additional Notes:
Jewish-Muslim relations in the pre-modern era are popularly portrayed as a precursor of conflict in the contemporary Middle East. Drawing on religious texts, historical documents and other materials, cultural historian Ross Brann offers a rich and more complex portrait of early Jewish-Muslim relations, . . .

Black Panther Got Loose from the Bronx Zoo
 
Exhibition Opening and Special Program
 
Venue: ( Center for Jewish History)
Center for Jewish History
Producer: ( American Jewish Historical Society)
American Jewish Historical Society
City: New York

Additional Notes:
Based on a 1902 New York Times article, Black Panther Got Loose from the Bronx Zoo tells the story of a black panther who escaped from the Bronx Zoo. The exhibition consists of a hand-woven tapestry and a video reviewing its making. Exhibition on view through March 2016.

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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Fathers and Sons
 
Concert
 
Venue: ( Center for Jewish History)
Center for Jewish History
Producer: ( Center for Jewish History)
Center for Jewish History
City: New York

Additional Notes:
Phoenix Chamber Ensemble performing Rimsky-Korsakovs Piano Trio, Shostakovichs Piano Trio No.2, Op.67, and Weinbergs Toccata from Piano Trio op.24. This program is made possible by the generous support of the Blavatnik Family Foundation.

Free Kids Holiday Shorts
 
The 18th Annual NY Sephardi Film Festival
 
Venue: ( Center for Jewish History)
Center for Jewish History
Producer: ( American Sephardi Federation)
American Sephardi Federation
City: New York

Additional Notes:
Family Day: With something for all ages, the day begins with a free program for children to learn about upcoming Jewish and Persian holidays. For older children and people of all ages, the afternoon program features films about Bukharian veterans of World War II, a celebration of the Judeo-Moroccan musical . . .

Gallery Admissions
 
CJH and YUM admissions
 
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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Genizah
 
Exhibition Opening and Artist Performance
 
Venue: ( Center for Jewish History)
Center for Jewish History
Producer: ( American Jewish Historical Society)
American Jewish Historical Society
City: New York

Additional Notes:
A new interactive installation created by contemporary artist Rachel Libeskind for AJHS, Genizah presents an up-to-date interpretation of the traditional Genizah. Libeskind will perform an original performance piece on opening night. The exhibition will be up through December 2016.

How Come Boys Get to Keep their Noses?
 
Book Talk
 
Venue: ( Center for Jewish History)
Center for Jewish History
Producer: ( American Jewish Historical Society)
American Jewish Historical Society
City: New York

Additional Notes:
Tahneer Oksman and New Yorker contributor Liana Finck discuss Oksmans new book How Come Boys Get to Keep Their Noses: Women and Jewish American Identity in Contemporary Graphic Memoirs, drawing connections between graphic storytelling and the unstable postmodern Jewish self.

In Plain Sight
 
Conversation
 
Venue: ( Center for Jewish History)
Center for Jewish History
Producer: ( Center for Jewish History and Leo Baeck Institute)
Center for Jewish History and Leo Baeck Institute
City: New York

Additional Notes:
Refugee, smuggler, resistant, intellectual. Even before the age of 21, Professor Justus Rosenberg had lived many lives. Sarah Wildman — author of a major profile of Professor Rosenberg for the New York Times and the celebrate memoir Paper Love — will speak to Rosenberg about his life and . . .

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