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Memoirs: Jewish Authors on Identity, Culture, Language

Esther Amini, Angela Himsel, and Ilan Stavans with Sandee Brawarsky, Arts and Culture Editor of The Jewish Week

Memoirists write their personal stories in a way that appeals to the emotions and experiences of their readers.

Jewish memoirists Esther Amini, Angela Himsel, and Ilan Stavans will sit down with author Sandee Brawarsky to talk about how they use the memoir format to express their identity and history.

Esther Amini

Esther Amini is a writer, painter, and psychoanalytic psychotherapist in private practice …

Angela Himsel

Angela Himsel’s writing has appeared in The New York Times, The Jewish Week, Forward, Lilith, and elsewhere …

Ilan Stavans

Ilan Stavans is the Publisher of Restless Books and the Lewis-Sebring Professor of Humanities, Latin American and Latino Culture at Amherst College …

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