Tuesday, May 30, 2017
Technically, this one takes place on May 31 (beginning at 12:30 AM). During the Paul Feig Tikkun Leil Shavuot at JCC Manhattan, Abigail Pogrebin (My Jewish Year) will take part in a session titled "If We All Stood at Sinai, Where Do We Stand Now? A Conversation About What This Holiday Asks of Us." Others leading the session with Abby include Rabbi Andy Bachman, Rabbi Elliot Cosgrove, and Rabbi Chaim Seidler-Feller.
Tuesday, June 6, 2017
Congregation Rodeph Shalom (New York, New York) will host Abigail Pogrebin (My Jewish Year) for the final event in the Robert N. Levine 25th Annual Lecture Series. This evening will feature Pogrebin in conversation with Rabbi Robert N. Levine. The topic is: “Keeping the Faith: Perspectives on God, Belief, and Religion in Challenging Times.”
Thursday, July 27, 2017
Abigail Pogrebin (My Jewish Year) will be at The Hampton Synagogue Author Discussion Series with HRH Omar Saif Ghobash, Ambassador of the UAE to Russia and author of Letters To A Young Muslim, for what will be an important and compelling interfaith discussion. Details/link to follow.
Friday, August 25, 2017
Abigail Pogrebin (My Jewish Year) will visit the Jewish Federation of the Berkshires for a "Knosh and Knowledge" program at Hevreh of Southern Berkshire in Great Barrington, Massachusetts. $11 includes the program and lunch. Advanced lunch reservations are required by Thursday, August 24 before noon. Program only is $5.
Tuesday, May 9, 2017
In a New York event titled "Reclaiming Ritual: A Jewish Woman's Education," co-sponsored by Yeshivat Maharat, ImmerseNYC, and the Pardes Institute, Abigail Pogrebin (My Jewish Year) was in conversation with Rabba Sara Hurwitz and Rabba Yaffa Epstein. They were introduced by Rabbi Avi Weiss.
Sunday, November 6, 2016
Ben Nadler (The Sea Beach Line) joined authors Amy Gottlieb and Sigal Samuel for the 23rd Annual Donald and Ruth Kahn Book and Author Event at Congregation Neve Shalom in Metuchen, New Jersey.
Saturday, July 16, 2016
The Alan Cheuse International Writers Center Inaugural Reading took place at Politics & Prose in Washington—the same location where Alan celebrated the DC launch of Prayers for the Living just a few months before his untimely passing last year.
Thursday, May 19, 2016
Two opportunities--day and evening--at American Jewish University in Los Angeles to chat about Safekeeping. Discussions were guided by Lisa Silverman (with guest "appearances" by our Jessamyn Hope via phone).
Monday, April 18, 2016
Along with other graduates from CCNY's MFA Program in Creative Writing with books out this year, Ben Nadler (The Sea Beach Line) spoke about his path to publication in a career-oriented panel discussion with MFA co-director Prof. Emily Raboteau. At The City College of New York.