What was it like to be a Jewish immigrant in America 100 years ago? What sites, sounds, and tastes were found on the Lower East Side? How did the America affect religious practice? Hear from Jewish history scholars who participated in the Museum at Eldridge Street’s “Academic Angles” lecture series and walking tours.
Judaism Survives Migration to America – with Dr. Daniel Soyer
Love & Marriage on the Lower East Side – with Dr. Annie Polland
Preservation Choices – with Dr. Samuel Gruber
The Museum at Eldridge Street’s Academic Angles educational series was supported by the Blanche and Irving Laurie Foundation, Inc., Alan B. Slifka Foundation, National Endowment for the Humanities, New York Council for the Humanities, and the Charles and Mildred Schnurmacher Foundation. Any views, findings, conclusions and recommendations expressed in this program do not necessarily represent those of the National Endowment for the Humanities or the other funders.