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"Never Sleep Alone" starring Dr. Alex Schiller

Books

Nightlife

Talks

The straight-talking sexual evangelist gives life-changing advice from her best-selling book, and leads the audience through a wildly entertaining evening where nobody hesitates and everybody participates

Andi Dorfman on a "Single State of Mind"

Books

Singles

Talks

"A 'Sex and the City' for the reality TV generation." The attorney, reality TV star and bestselling author dishes on everything from romantic mishaps to city adventures and insider details behind "The Bachelor."

"Bad Rabbi, and Other Strange but True Stories from the Yiddish Press" Author Talk

Books

Talks

This Week

A book and author event with Eddy Portnoy, Ph.D, based on his irreverent and frequently hilarious book about Jews whose follies and foibles were fodder for urban gossip.

Tova Mirvis on "The Book of Separation"

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Dating

Talks

Mirvis' on her memoir about her struggle leaving the Orthodox community and the life she created. Refreshments, book signing and photo ops.

"Industry of Lies": Ben-Dror Yemini in Conversation with Rabbi Ammiel Hirsch

Books

Talks

This Week

Yemeni's book "Industry of Lies: Media, Academia, and the Israeli-Arab Conflict" analyzes shifting international attitudes about Israel. Former Israeli Prime Minister Ehud Barak calls it a "must read."

Schmaltz: Jewish Food Past, Present, and Futures

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Kosher Kounter

Talks

Best-selling author Michael Wex will discuss his book "Rhapsody in Schmaltz," and then be joined by The Gefilteria's Liz Alpern & Jeffrey Yoskowitz for a cooking demonstration. Jewish food follows. 

Tribe Mindfulness Book Group

Books

Talks

Join Tribe young Jewish professionals as we discuss what role mindfulness practices play in modern Judaism. The book we will be reading is "Jewish Meditation" by Aryeh Kaplan.

"Chancer, How One Good Boy Saved Another" Book & Author

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A reform rabbi and his wife adopted a Russian infant, not knowing he suffered from fetal alcohol distress syndrome. Desperate for help, they turned to a four-pawed solution.

"Inside Private Prisons: An American Dilemma in the Age of Mass Incarceration" with Lauren-Brooke Eisen

Books

Talks

Join us for an interview and Q&A with Eisen, senior counsel in the Justice Program at the Brennan Center for Justice at the NYU School of Law, on her newly published book from Columbia University Press.

“Democracy in Chains”: A Conversation with Nancy MacLean

Books

Talks

This Week

MacLean will discuss her new book, "Democracy in Chains: The Deep History of the Radical Right’s Stealth Plan for America," neoliberalism, the state of the left, and prospects for democracy. A reception follows.

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