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Café Conversation: "America's Newest Jews"

Wednesday, July 13, 2016 at 6 pm

Helen Kiyong Kim and Noah Samuel Leavitt, husband and wife team from Whitman College, will discuss their new book, JewAsian: Race, Religion, and Identity for America's Newest Jews.

Books available for sale and signing. Click here to purchase the book from the Museum Store in advance.


Click here to read an article from The New York Times on how Helen and Noah's marriage inspired their scholarship.

Click here to read an article from the Jewish Exponent about JewAsian and Helen and Noah's upcoming visit to the Museum.

Included with pay-what-you-wish admission
No advance registration required

Related Programming:
Wednesday, June 29 - Café Conversation: Mark Segal on LGBT Activism

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Photo credit: University of Nebraska Press

ABOUT AUTHORS
Helen Kiyong Kim is an associate professor in the Department of Sociology at Whitman College. Her work has been published in the Journal of Jewish Identities and Forward and has been anthologized in several publications.

Noah Samuel Leavitt is an associate dean of students at Whitman College and has served as the advocacy director for the Jewish Council on Urban Affairs. His work has appeared in a wide range of publications including Contemporary Jewry, Slate, the International Herald Tribune, and Forward.


Event type:Books & Writers, Lectures & Discussions
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