Jewish Book Council Presents: Unpacking the Book

2017 Sami Rohr Prize for Jewish Literature Finalists in Conversation


Wednesday, May 3, 2017
6:30 – 9 pm
Scheuer Auditorium

Join Rabbi David Wolpe for a discussion with the emerging authors nominated for the 2017 Sami Rohr Prize for Jewish Literature in Fiction: Paul Goldberg, Idra Novey, Adam Sachs, Rebecca Schiff, and Daniel Torday.

Doors open at 6:30 PM, with a tour of The Arcades: Contemporary Art and Walter Benjamin departing at 6:45. The main program will begin at 7:30 pm, followed by a reception with the authors and dispensation of the 2017 Sami Rohr Prize and Choice Award for Jewish Literature.

Advance RSVP is required; early arrival is suggested as space is limited. Entry is not guaranteed.