The Jews of Harlem – Talk with Professor Jeffrey Gurock

    When:
    September 17, 2017 @ 2:00 pm – 3:30 pm
    2017-09-17T14:00:00-04:00
    2017-09-17T15:30:00-04:00
    Where:
    12 Eldridge St
    New York, NY 10002
    USA

    At the Museum at Eldridge Street

    The Jews of Harlem – Talk with Professor Jeffrey Gurock

    September 17 @ 2:00 pm – 3:30 pm

    Museum at Eldridge Street, 12 Eldridge Street
    $10 for Students / $14 for Adults (Plus Fee)

    New York Times columnist David W. Dunlap once wrote that “on the map of the Jewish Diaspora, Harlem Is Atlantis. . . . A vibrant hub of industry, artistry and wealth is all but forgotten. It is as if Jewish Harlem sank 70 years ago beneath waves of memory beyond recall.” In this lecture, Professor Jeffrey S. Gurock, Libby M. Klaperman Professor of Jewish History at Yeshiva University, recalls Jewish Harlem, a neighborhood that was once home to the second…

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