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Israel's Story Under Siege: A New Narrative for the 21st Century

Brought to you by The Jewish Week, UJA-Federation of New York, and Central Synagogue.

Israel has captured the minds and imaginations of writers and thinkers since its inception. Join us as we launch Yossi Klein Halevi’s newest book, Letters to My Palestinian Neighbors. Hear from the award-winning author and journalist David Gregory in a conversation moderated by Rabbi Angela Buchdahl as they discuss Israel’s narrative, and the future of the Jewish state.

Purchase your tickets in advance. Tickets will increase to $30 at the door. Free for students with Valid ID.

Book for sale and signing at event.


  • Wednesday, May 16, 2018
  • 7:00 p.m.


  • Central Synagogue
    652 Lexington Avenue
    New York, NY 10022

Additional Information

  • For more information, please contact Jessica Shub at or 212.836.1465.


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American Sign Language interpreters are available. Please contact us at least five business days prior to the event to make arrangements.

Registration Assistance

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