Sunday, November 24, 2019
Abigail Pogrebin will be moderating a panel discussion featuring some of the creators and cast of Fauda, the hit Israeli thriller on Netflix. The event will center on Israeli/Palestinian relations and will take place at the Hannah Senesh Community Day School in Brooklyn, NY. 5:00 p.m.
Thursday, December 12, 2019
Abigail Pogrebin will be in conversation with the founders of the Tri-Faith Initiative at the URJ Biennial where they will be presented with the Eisendrath Award. The Biennial conference will be held at the McCormick Place Convention Center in Chicago, IL. 8:30 p.m.
Saturday, December 14, 2019
Abigail Pogrebin will be interviewing Sarah Hurwitz at the URJ Biennial about her new book, Here All Along: Finding Meaning, Spirituality, and a Deeper Connection to Life-in Judaism (After Finally Choosing to Look There). The Biennial conference will be held at the McCormick Place Convention Center in Chicago, IL. 1:45 p.m.
Sunday, March 1, 2020
What is Asked of Us?: How the Jewish Holidays Demand We Help Those in Trouble. In this lively, challenging talk, Abigail Pogrebin will share her discovery that virtually every Jewish holiday is less about what we’re feeling and more about what we’re doing: for others and for each other. This event will take place at Temple Isaiah of Contra Costa County in Lafayette, CA. Details forthcoming.
Sunday, April 26, 2020
Abigail Pogrebin will be the featured speaker at Jewish University for a Day. She will be speaking about her journey as a wondering Jew, from Stars of David to My Jewish Year and beyond. Stony Brook University Hillel in Stony Brook, NY. 11:00 a.m.