Shabbat Services Featuring Guest Speaker Abby Pogrebin

Tara Patek

When:
November 17, 2017 @ 6:15 pm – 7:30 pm
2017-11-17T18:15:00-06:00
2017-11-17T19:30:00-06:00

Scholars-In-Residence

One Book, One Sholom: My Jewish Year: 18 Holidays, One Wondering Jew
by: Abby Pogrebin

Abigail Pogrebin’s new book, My Jewish Year came out in Mar. 2017 and was featured on the Today Show and reviewed positively by David Gregory in the New York Times. She also wrote Stars of David: Prominent Jews Talk about Being Jewish for which she interviewed 62 famous Jews about their religious identity, One and the Same, about the realities of life as a twin, and Showstopper about her teenage adventure in a Broadway flop by Stephen Sondheim: “Merrily We Roll Along.” Formerly a producer for Charlie Rose at PBS and Mike Wallace at 60 Minutes, she has written for Newsweek, New York Magazine, The Forward, Tablet, and The Daily Beast. She moderates her own interview series at The JCC in Manhattan and is the current President of Central Synagogue in New York.