[image - The Inaugural NIF Atlanta Donor Event - Rekindling Liberal Democracy in Israel: Challenges and Opportunities - A special evening to benefit the New Israel Fund - Wednesday, November 20th

A conversation with historian and journalist Gershom Gorenberg
Moderated by Professor Deborah Lipstadt


Wednesday, November 20th
The Temple, 1589 Peachtree Street NE, Atlanta, GA


6:00pm:
Special pre-program reception
for sponsors (starting at a gift of $250)

7:30pm:
Program


Suggested Donation: $18
Sponsorship begins at $250
A donation is not required in order to attend the event


 


Event Co-Chairs:
Judy Lipshutz and Heidi Einhorn


Event Committee:
 

Gita Berman        Jan Jaben-Eilon*        David Minkin*       
 
Steve Berman        Jeff Kazanow        Glenda Minkin*       
 
Peter Cohen*        Robin Kramarow*        A.J. Robinson*       
 
Lois Frank*        Judy Marx*        Navit Robkin       
 
Arthur Heyman        Shirley Michalove        Shai Robkin*       
 
Michal Hillman*        Charles Miller*        Gene Rubel       


*denotes member of NIF Atlanta Regional Council


Would you like to join the Host Committee? Click here »

 

 

[image - Gershom Gorenberg - https://wfc2.wiredforchange.com/o/8678/images/GershomGorenberg_ATL2013i.jpg ]

Gershom Gorenberg is a renowned historian and journalist. He is the author of The Unmaking of Israel; The Accidental Empire: Israel and the Birth of the Settlements, 1967-1977; and The End of Days: Fundamentalism and Struggle for the Temple Mount. He is a senior correspondent for The American Prospect and has written for The Atlantic Monthly, The New York Times Magazine, The New York Review of Books, Foreign Affairs and Haaretz. A visiting professor at Columbia Graduate School of Journalism, Gorenberg blogs at www.southjerusalem.com and tweets @GershomG.

[image - Deborah E. Lipstadt - https://wfc2.wiredforchange.com/o/8678/images/DeborahLipstadt_ATL2013.jpg]

Deborah E. Lipstadt is the Dorot Professor of Modern Jewish History and Holocaust Studies at Emory University. She is the author of History on Trial: My Day in Court with David Irving; Denying the Holocaust: The Growing Assault on Truth and Memory; and Beyond Belief: The American Press and the Coming of the Holocaust, 1933–1945. At Emory, she created the Institute for Jewish Studies and served as its first director from 1998-2008. Professor Lipstadt has also served on the United States Holocaust Memorial Council and as a historical consultant to the United States Holocaust Museum.


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For questions and more information, please contact 212.613.4426 or e-mail atlanta@nif.org.