Esther Schor at Museum of Jewish Heritage speaking on Emma Lazarus

Sunday, April 29 2:30
Museum of Jewish Heritage, 36 Battery Place, New York, NY

Emma Lazarus lived as an American and a Jew in a way no one before her had. She was a Jewish-American writer before the category even existed. In this fascinating discussion, Schor will bring a vital, complicated woman to life.

Free with suggested donation. Space is limited and pre-registration is required. Call 646.437.4202

Co-sponsored by the University at Albany Center for Jewish Studies

Presented in conjunction with Emma Lazarus: Poet of Exiles. Tour the exhibition at 1:30 P.M.

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