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Book Club: A Bintel Brief

Thursday, February 17, 2022 16 Adar I 5782

7:30 PM - 9:30 PM

This month's book:

A Bintel Brief: Sixty Years of Letters from the Lower East Side to the Jewish Daily Forward
(edited by Isaac Metzker)

Join us for a lively discussion!

Zoom info will be sent out in the weekly update.

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About A Bintel Brief:
For more than eighty years the Jewish Daily Forward's legendary advice column, "A Bintel Brief" ("a bundle of letters") dispensed shrewd, practical, and fair-minded advice to its readers. Created in 1906 to help bewildered Eastern European immigrants learn about their new country, the column also gave them a forum for seeking advice and support in the face of problems ranging from wrenching spiritual dilemmas to petty family squabbles to the sometimes hilarious predicaments that result when Old World meets New.

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