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The 30th Annual Lecture Series of the Louis and Mildred Resnick Institute,

SUNY, New Paltz

Director, Gerald Sorin

WEDNESDAYS AT 7:30 PM IN LECTURE CENTER 108

JEWISH-AMERICAN WRITERS AND WRITING

FROM 1980 TO 2018

 


 

September 5th JULIE ORRINGER,

“You'll Never Believe what Happened Next: How Family Stories Become a Novel."

 Author of:  The Invisible Bridge (novel 2010)

      


                                                                        

September 12th ADAM WILSON,

“What’s Important is Feeling”

Author of: Flatscreen (novel 2012)

        


                                         

September 19th YOM KIPPUR – NO LECTURE

 


 

September 26th LYNNE SHARON SCHWARTZ,

“Writing as Alchemy: Turning Straw into Gold”    

Author of:  Two-Part Inventions (novel 2010)

 


 

October 3rd  ALICE MATTISON,

“Old Lefty Jews and their Complicated Children”

Author of: Conscience: A Novel (novel 2018)

 


 

October 10th  BINNIE KIRSCHENBAUM,

“Jewish. But Not Really: The First Jewish Family in Bronxville”                          

Author of:  The Scenic Route (novel 2009)          

 


 

October 17th     JOSHUA HENKIN,

“What’s A Nice Jewish Boy Doing Becoming a Novelist”    

Author of:   Matrimony (novel 2007)

                  


                                                                    

October 24th    SAM GRAHAM-FELSEN,

“Beyond Breaking Away: Living Jewishly in Contemporary America”

Author of: Green (novel 2018)