The People of the Book: Jewish Book Club
The Rady JCC and The Jewish Post and News are pleased to offer the very successful People of the Book Jewish Book Club. Socialize and discuss these wonderful books with a group of like-minded (or not!) peers. Discussions will be facilitated by different moderators including Rady JCC Staff, JPN Editor Bernie Bellan and other community members. Pre-registration is welcome but not necessary. All are welcome to participate in this book club. Coffee is on us!
Wednesday, March 14, 7:30 p.m.
Ways to Disappear
by Idra Novey
Deep in gambling debt, the celebrated Brazilian writer Beatriz Yagoda is last seen holding a suitcase and a cigar and climbing into an almond tree. She abruptly vanishes.
Wednesday, April 25, 7:30 p.m.
by Simon Wiesenthal
While imprisoned in a Nazi concentration camp, Wiesenthal was taken one day from his work detail to the bedside of a dying SS man. Haunted by the crimes in which he’d participated, the soldier wanted to confess to – and obtain absolution from – a Jew.