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Further Reading Related to our Weingold Guest Scholars' Presentations

Enrich your recent learning experience by borrowing some reading related to our lectures.  We are please to offer the following books for your reading consideration:
Black Power, Jewish Politics: Reinventing the Alliance in the 1960s by Marc Dollinger (Saturday morning presenter)
Strangers & Neighbors: Relations Between Blacks & Jews in the United States, edited by Maurianne Adams and John Bracey (Friday night presenter)  


Additional recommendations in Fiction, Autobiography and Non-Fiction:
The Black Jews of Africa: History, Religion, Identity by Edith Bruder
Black, White and Jewish, an Autobiography of Shifting Self by Rebecca Walker
The Color of Love: A story of a Mixed-Race Jewish Girl, by Marra B. Gad, this novel presents an interesting and touching historical fictionalized account and is our Sisterhood December book discussion selection
The Colors of Jews: Racial Politics and Radical Diasporism, by Melanie Kaye Kantrowitz
From Swastika to Jim Crowe: Refugee Scholars at Black Colleges, by Gabrielle Simon Edgcomb
The Jewish 1960s: A Sourcebook, Michael E. Staub, editor


For younger readers:
On the Wings of Eagles: An Ethiopian Boy Recounts the Story of Israel’s 1991 Airlift Rescue of His Threatened People 

Hanukkah Selections for Children

            

          

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The Ugly Menorah by Marissa Moss
The Magic Dreidels by Eric Kimmel
Jeremy’s Dreidels by Ellie Gellman
Grandma’s Latkes by Malka Drucker
In the Month of Kislev by Nina Jaffe
Hanukkah Lights, Hanukkah Nights by Leslie Kimmelman
A Great Miracle Happened There by Karla Kuskin
Davey’s Hanukkah Golem by David Gantz
Pearl’s Eight Day’s of Chanukah and Beni’s First Chanukah by Jane Breskin Zalben
Eight Days of Hanukkah by Harriet Ziefert
By the Hanukkah Light by Sheldon Oberman
Latkes, Latkes, Good to Eat by Naomi Howland

Thu, December 3 2020 17 Kislev 5781