(((Semitism))): Being Jewish in America in the Age of Trump
is a short, literary, powerful contemplation on how Jews are viewed in America since the election of Donald J. Trump, and how we can move forward to fight anti-Semitism.
Jonathan Weisman, author of (((Semitism)))
, is Deputy Washington Editor of The New York Times
and author of the novel, No. 4 Imperial Lane
, which was a Chautauqua Prize finalist, Amazon Best Book of the Month and Great Group Reads Pick at the Women's National Book Association. He has reported for The Baltimore Sun, The Washington Post, USA Today, The Wall Street Journal
and others. He is the father of two teenage daughters, and lives with fellow writer Jennifer Steinhauer in Washington, D.C.
The evening will be moderated by Anne Elise Kornblut, a Pulitzer Prize-winning American journalist currently serving as Director of Strategic Communications for Facebook. Kornblut previously served as the Deputy National Editor of the Washington Post, overseeing national politics, national security and health/science/environmental coverage. In 2014, she was awarded the Pulitzer Prize for Public Service as the lead editor overseeing coverage of Edward Snowden's NSA revelations.
Books will be available for sale at the event for $24.99 plus tax.
Tuesday, April 17
Freidenrich Conference Center, Room F-401
$32 Ticket and book bundle | $18 General Public (ticket only) | $15 Members and J-Pass holders (ticket only) | $10 Students with ID (ticket only)
Contact: Heather Shaw | (650) 223-8678 | [email protected]