The Jewish Week is always here for you.
We need your support now.
Your contribution will help us bring you vital news
and frequent updates about the impact of COVID-19.
CONTRIBUTE
A Fortress in Brooklyn: Race, Real Estate and the Making of Hasidic Williamsburg
search
Loading Events

« All Events

  • This event has passed.

A Fortress in Brooklyn: Race, Real Estate and the Making of Hasidic Williamsburg

May 20 , 7:00 pm

Williamsburg residents look on as protesters pass through the Brooklyn neighborhood June 12, 2020. (Avi Kaye)

Nathaniel Deutsch and Michael Casper discuss their new book, “A Fortress in Brooklyn: Race, Real Estate and the Making of Hasidic Williamsburg,” and how the community survived in one of New York City’s toughest neighborhoods during an era of steep decline. Moderated by Shira Hanau, staff writer at the Jewish Telegraphic Agency. Register for this Center for Jewish History event at hforms.office.com for a Zoom link.

Details

Date:
May 20
Time:
7:00 pm