Public Engagement


Jules Chametzky, In Conversation

Monday, October 7, 2013 at 3:50 pm to 5:30 pm

Eugene Lang College Building, 464 65 West 11th Street , New York, NY 10011

Jules Chametzky, Professor Emeritus, University of Massachusetts Amherst, author of From the Ghetto & Our Decentralized Literature, coeditor of The Norton Anthology of Jewish American Literature and founding editor of The Massachusetts Review, will read from his new book, Out of Brownsville, and lead a discussion on I.B. Singer, Henry Roth, Kazin, & Ozick. 

Sponsored by Eugene Lang College, Jewish Studies, and New School Jewish Text. Jewish Text is a faculty-student discussion group, sponsored by the Eugene Lang College Jewish Studies Minor. Both events will be hosted by LLSL 3207 “Modern Jewish Literature.”

For more information, please contact Val Vinokur, Director of Jewish Studies Committee,

Event Type

Author Readings and Discussions




Writing and Literature, Humanity, Society, Social Justice, Intellectual Culture and Big Ideas, Creativity and Innovation


Eugene Lang College of Liberal Arts


Writing, History, Humanities, Religion and Spirituality



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