Wed, Apr 17, 7:30 pm
$20 /$25
Join us as Abigail interviews author Nathan Englander to discuss his newest novel kaddish.com Englander is author of the novels Dinner at the Center of the Earth and The Ministry of Special Case and the story collections For the Relief of Unbearable Urges and What We Talk About When We Talk About Anne Frank, winner of the Frank O'Connor International Short Story Award and finalist for the Pulitzer Prize. His short fiction has been widely anthologized, most recently in 100 Years of the Best American Short Stories. His play The Twenty-Seventh Man premiered at The Public Theater in 2012. He also translated the New American Haggadah and co-translated Etgar Keret's Suddenly a Knock on the Door. He is Distinguished Writer-in-Residence at New York University and lives in Brooklyn, New York, with his wife and daughter.

Now in its tenth year, this blockbuster series featuring ABIGAIL POGREBIN—author and former 60 Minutes producer—unpacks the controversies, careers, and events in the news with fascinating guests.

Abigail's past guests have included:

2019
Ellie Kemper

2018
Roxane Gay

2017
Charles M. Blow
Alan Alda
Ariel Levy, Daphne Merkin, and Dani Shapiro

2016
Tom Brokaw and Dr. Jennifer Brokaw
Ruth Reichl
Lesley Stahl

2015
Alan Cumming
Dan Barber
Candice Bergen

2014
Daniel Jones
Mark Bittman
Rosanne Cash

2013
Andrew Solomon
Daniel Goldhagen
Dara-Lynn Weiss
Letty Cottin Pogrebin
Malcolm Gladwell

2012
Chris Matthews
Danny Meyer
Judy Collins

2011
Amanda Hesser + Mario Batali

2010
Alexandra Styron
Nicholas Kristof
David Remnick + Jonathan Alter

2009
Ed Koch

As well as Nora Ephron and Jonathan Safran Foer.

Click here to see videos of past events.
Click here to listen to 76West, the JCC's subscription podcast featuring past events from the What Everyone's Talking About series.

 

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