Join UJA and The New York Jewish Week for this virtual literary-inspired conversation.
George Rohr will introduce Menachem Kaiser, winner of the 2022 Sami Rohr Prize for Jewish Literature for Plunder: A Memoir of Family Property and Nazi Treasure. Kaiser will discuss his explorations of family and Polish history, and important insights on inheritance, memory, and truth, with journalist Sandee Brawarsky.
Menachem Kaiser holds an MFA in creative writing from the University of Michigan and was a Fulbright Fellow to Lithuania. His writing has appeared in The Wall Street Journal, The Atlantic, New York magazine, and elsewhere. He lives in Brooklyn.
Sandee Brawarsky is an award-winning journalist, editor, and author, and was the longtime culture editor of The New York Jewish Week.