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Jewish Lit Live 2016 Announced!

January 10, 2016

The George Washington University and its Department of English presents the author line up for Jewish Lit Live 2016.

January 21: TV star, actor and humorist Annabelle Gurwich
Author of I See You  Made an Effort
Marvin Center 301

February 4th, 2016 Journalist Peter Slevin
Author of Michelle Obama’s Life
Marvin Center 301

Feb 18, Aryeh Lev Stollman.
Author of The Far Euphrates
Marvin Center 301

March 3, Judith Viorst
Author of Necessary Losses
Marvin Center 307

March 24, Mary Morris
Author of The Jazz Palace
Marvin Center 301

April 7, Molly Antapol
Author of the award winning The UnAmericans
Marvin Center Rm TBD

April 19, Phyllis Rose
Author of The Shelf and Parallel Lives, among many other works.
Marvin Center, 308
(Note, this is a Tuesday night. All others are on Thursday.)

April 28, Roz Chast, New Yorker cartoonist
Author of the graphic memoir Can’t We Talk About Something More Pleasant?
Room TBD

Jewish Lit Live hosts rising and renowned Jewish American writers to speak with the GW and literary community. Guest Speakers include emerging leaders, National Humanities Award Recipients, international bestsellers, and UN-Award Winning Writers, e.g. Michael Chabon, E.L. Doctorow, Nicole Krauss, Daniel Handler and Erica Jong.

All evening events are still free and open to the public in the GW Marvin Center. They begin at 7:00 and end at 8:30PM.

Jewish Literature Live was established by David Bruce Smith, BA ’79, a member of GW’s Board of Trustees and an alumnus of the English Department.