Black and Jewish Communal Relations: Remembering the Past, Living in the Present, Building for the Future

Date: 2/04/2010
Time: 6:00pm - 8:00pm
Location: The Puck Building, The Rudin Family Forum for Civic Dialogue, 2nd Fl.
295 Lafayette Street, New York, NY 10012-9604  map

Presented by the Black Student Alliance (BSA), the Jewish Wagner Professional Association (JeWPA) Student Groups and the NYU Wagner Research Center for Leadership in Action and the Women of Colory Policy Network.

This series aims to explore the rich shared history of the Black and Jewish communities in America, to have a conversation about the current state of the relationship, and to begin a dialogue about future collaboration and cooperation for bettering our communities.  The kickoff event includes a screening of "From Swastika to Jim Crow" and a facilitated discussion about the documentary and the historical context of the relationship between the Black and Jewish communities in America.
Light refreshments will be served.