image via Jewish Book Council

image via Jewish Book Council

Interact with popular authors and discuss topics relevant to the Jewish community and beyond at the Jewish Community Center’s annual Dallas Jewish Book Fest, kicking off next week.

Last year’s festival included a diverse selection of fiction and nonfiction writers, including Scott D. Reich. This year’s highlights include author visits and book signings from rabbi and bestselling author Joseph Telushkin, as well as Holocaust survivor turned “America’s greatest living tailor” Martin Greenfield.

Most of the events will be held at the Jewish Community Center, also known as The J.

Check out the full lineup below:

Oct. 22, 7 p.m. “The Winter Guest” by Pam Jenoff at The J, free

Oct. 28, 7 p.m. “The Harem Midwife” by Roberta Rich at The J, $10-$12

Nov. 4, 7 p.m. “Rebbe” by Joseph Telushkin at The J, $10-$20

Nov. 11, 7 p.m. “In the Courtyard of the Kabbalist” by Ruchama King Feuerman at The J, $10-$20

Nov. 17, 7 p.m. “The Ice Cream Queen of Orchard Street” by Susan Jane Gilman at The J, $10-$20

Nov. 20, 7 p.m. “The Harness Maker’s Dream” by Nick Kotz at The J, free

Jan. 14, 7 p.m. “Measure of a Man” by Martin Greenfield at The Schultz Rosenberg Campus, $10-$12

March 31, 7 p.m. “The Green Bubbie” by Ruth Feldman at The J, $10-$12

April 30, 7 p.m. “The Family” by David Laskin at The J, free

Purchase advance tickets here.


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