January 1, 2010
Coming up at the Tenement Museum in Manhattan on Thursday, January 7: "Tenement Saga: Early Jewish American Literature," a free event (RSVP requested). "Annie Polland, Sandford Sternlicht and Suzanne Wasserman discuss early 20th century literature of the Jewish LES including The Rise and Fall of David Levinsky and Bread Givers. Wasserman previews a clip of her documentary about Anzia Yezerska." This program is part of an "evening series of lectures, readings, panel discussions and programming that provides perspective on New York City's rich culture."