Cleveland Jewish Book Festival

26001 S. Woodland Road

Every year, the Mandel JCC, with the help of our generous sponsors and partners, hosts a ten day festival celebrating authors, books, and ideas. Topics relate to Jewish life, Zionism, history, business, religion and more. Author visits are accompanied by lectures.

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Cleveland Jewish Book Festival 2018

Schedule: WEDNESDAY, OCTOBER 24, 20187:30 pm: Yossi Klein Halevi at John Carroll UniversitySUNDAY, NOVEMBER 4, 20187 pm: Sally Kohn at Park Synagogue EastMONDAY, NOVEMBER 5, 20187 pm: Unorthodox Podcast Taping at  Mandel JCCCost: $25 Members,…

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17th Annual Festival of Jewish Books and Authors 2016

Schedule of EventsNovember 13, 20167:30 pm - 9:00 pm: Juliette FayWhen the Turner sisters father loses his job, their mother creates a gymnastic vaudeville act for her four daughters. Winnie, Gert, Kit and Nell hit the road, traveling from one small…

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Festival of Jewish Books and Authors 2015

Schedule of Events:Tuesday, November 3, 20157:30 pm: OPENING NIGHT : Ambassador Dennis RossDoomed to SucceedLocation: Mandel JCCCost: $15 Mandel JCC Members; $20 CommunityWednesday, November 4, 20157:30 pm: Joshua MuravchikMaking David Into Goliath…

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Festival of Jewish Books and Authors 2014

Schedule of Events: November 5, 2014: 7:30 pm: Opening Night: Faye, Jonathan and Jesse Kellerman Murder 101 and The Golem of Hollywood Moderated by Regina Brett, columnist for the Cleveland Jewish News and The Plain Dealer. Location: Mandel…

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