@MenloLibrary: Works written by a Jewish author or dealing primarily with Jewish themes or Jewish history in America. Fition, Non-Fiction, DVD, YouTube.
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The Jewish Justices of the Supreme Court, from Brandeis to Kagan – Their Lives and Legacies
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Streamed live on May 4, 2017 Author David Dalin will speak about the eight Jewish men and women who have served or who currently serve as justices of t...Show more Streamed live on May 4, 2017 Author David Dalin will speak about the eight Jewish men and women who have served or who currently serve as justices of the Supreme Court, Louis D. Brandeis, Benjamin Cardozo, Felix Frankfurter, Arthur Goldberg, Abe Fortas, Ruth Bader Ginsburg, Stephen G. Breyer, and Elena Kagan. Topics include anti-Semitism, and themes such as the changing role of Jews within the American legal profession and the views and judicial opinions of each of the justices. Seth Waxman, former Solicitor General, will join Dr. Dalin in conversation. A book signing follows the program Show less
First Person 2017: Nesse Godin
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Published on May 11, 2017 Through the First Person program, Holocaust survivors have the opportunity to share their remarkable personal stories of hope...Show more Published on May 11, 2017 Through the First Person program, Holocaust survivors have the opportunity to share their remarkable personal stories of hope, tragedy, and survival with thousands of visitors at the Museum. This program was recorded on May 3, 2017. It features Nesse Godin, who was born in Siauliai, Lithuania, on March 28, 1928. Nesse was a prisoner in the Siauliai, ghetto and survived four labor camps and a death march before the Soviets liberated her on March 10, 1945. Show less
King Solomon's Table
A Culinary Exploration of Jewish Cooking From Around the World
Book - 2017
Rhapsody in Schmaltz
Yiddish Food and Why We Can't Stop Eating It
Book - 2016
The Worlds of Sholem Aleichem
The Remarkable Life and Afterlife of the Man Who Created Tevye
Book - 2013
From Haven to Home
350 Years of Jewish Life in America
Book - 2004
The Jews in America
The Roots, History, and Destiny of American Jews
Book - 1978
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