Nashville Jewish Book Series

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Published Thursday, January 30, 2020

 

TRACK ONE: FALL AUTHOR TALKS

From the Met to the Vatican: Unlocking a Jewish Family’s Concealed Past | November 12, 7:30pm at the Gordon JCC
Dan Oren, Author of The Wedding Photo

Looking Back on Leonard Bernstein, 101 Years | November 21, 7pm at the Gordon JCC
Jamie Bernstein, Author of Famous Father Girl: A Memoir of Growing Up Bernstein with musical ensembles, Alias, Chatterbird & INTERSECTION

Until this is Over | December 3, 7pm at the Gordon JCC
Yousef Bashir, Author of Words of My Father, in conversation with journalist David Plazas Introduced by Michal Eskeanaezi Becker | Musical Program by The Pursuit of Harmony

TRACK TWO: BEHIND THE BOOK

What Makes a Good Book? Behind the Book Awards | February 6, 7pm at the Gordon JCC | Tickets
Featuring Rachel Kamin, Association of Jewish Libraries Awards Committee & Author Talia Carner

Suspenseful Tales! Nashville’s Best Selling Authors | February 16, 1pm at the Gordon JCC | Tickets
Featuring local best selling Authors Andrew Maraniss, JT Ellison, Jeremy Finley, & Rea Frey and moderated by Rudy Kalis

Picking Books for Your Book Club! | February 27, 7pm at the Gordon JCC | Tickets
With Kathy Schultenover, Parnassus Book Club Coordinator

TRACK THREE: JEWISH BOOKS AROUND TOWN

Inheritance | January 16, 2020, 7pm at The Bookshop | Tickets
Marra B. Gad, Author of The Color of Love: A Story of a Mixed-Race Jewish Girl with Kendra Decolo and Ciona Rouse, at The Bookshop, East Nashville

A Taste of Her Own Medicine: A Psychotherapist Goes To Therapy | March 24, 2020, 7pm at Parnassus Books | Sponsored by Nashville Psych | Tickets
Lori Gottlieb, Author of Maybe You Should Talk to Someone , in conversation with author Ann Patchett, Introduced by Dr. Ira Helderman

The Difference Between Life and Death : Americans and the Holocaust | April 23, 2020, 7pm at the Nashville Public Library, Main Branch | Tickets
Michael Dobbs, Author of The Unwanted, and Rebecca Erbelding, Author of Rescue Board

The Gordon JCC brings in authors through our membership with the Jewish Book Council. 

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