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Multi-generational Jewish Stories from Around the World A Two Author Event

When: October 14, 2020 1:00 PM to 2:30 PM
Organizer: Ilene Primack
Contact: Marcy Levitt at mlevitt@alperjcc.org
Cost: $10 Florida Series
Summary: Esther Amini Concealed: Memoir of a Jewish-Iranian Daughter Caught Between the Chador and America. Jonathan Kaufman Last Kings of Shangh
2020-10-14 13:00:00 2020-10-14 14:30:00 America/New_York Multi-generational Jewish Stories from Around the World A Two Author Event Esther Amini Concealed: Memoir of a Jewish-Iranian Daughter Caught Between the Chador and America. Jonathan Kaufman Last Kings of Shangh (http://jewishmiami.org/events/multi-generational_jewish_stories_from_around_the_world_a_two_author_event) Please refer to event page Ilene Primack mlevitt@alperjcc.org

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Esther Amini grew up in Queens, New York during the freewheeling 1960s in a Persian-Jewish household, whose parents had fled Iran. Concealed tells the story of being caught between two worlds, a dutiful daughter of traditional parents who hungers for self-determination.This Pulitzer Prize-winning journalist’s epic, multigenerational story details two rival dynasties who flourished in Shanghai and Hong Kong in 20th China.

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  • 2020-10-14 13:00:00 2020-10-14 14:30:00 America/New_York Multi-generational Jewish Stories from Around the World A Two Author Event Esther Amini Concealed: Memoir of a Jewish-Iranian Daughter Caught Between the Chador and America. Jonathan Kaufman Last Kings of Shangh (http://jewishmiami.org/events/multi-generational_jewish_stories_from_around_the_world_a_two_author_event) Please refer to event page Ilene Primack mlevitt@alperjcc.org
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