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Chayei Sarah Speaker with Dinner

Friday, October 29, 2021 23 Cheshvan 5782

6:30 PM - 8:00 PM

 

Join us for a unique and intimate portrait of Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg and her connection to her Jewish Identity with esteemed journalist and
Supreme Court expert, Dahlia Lithwick.
 

This very special conversation for 2021
Chayei Sarah will take place on Friday, October 29th at 7pm.
Ms. Lithwick will present virtually.
Dinner will be served.

About Ms. Lithwick

Dahlia Lithwick is a Senior Editor at Slate.com, where she has been covering the Supreme Court and Jurisprudence since 1999. She was Newsweek’s legal columnist from 2008 until 2011. Her work has appeared in The New York Times (where she served as a guest columnist in 2007), The New Yorker, Harper’s, The Atlantic, New York Magazine, The Washington Post, Elle, Glamour, and Commentary, among other places. She was a weekly legal commentator on National Public Radio’s Day to Day, and appears regularly on NPR and other radio shows.  . She is a regular guest on MSNBC, CNN, ABC and Dan Rather Reports and is a regular legal expert for The Rachel Maddow Show. In 2010 Lithwick appeared on The Colbert Report to discuss the nomination of Elena Kagan to the Supreme Court.

Ms. Lithwick has delivered the annual Constitution Day address at the United States Library of Congress in 2012 and 2011. She regularly addresses law schools, and legal and judicial conferences nationwide. She has been a featured speaker at the Chautauqua Institution.

Ms. Lithwick earned her BA from Yale University and her JD degree from Stanford University. She clerked for the Chief Judge of the Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals.

 She is co-author of Me Versus Everybody (Workman Press, 2006) and of I Will Sing Life (Little, Brown 1992).  Her work has been featured in numerous anthologies including Jewish Jocks (2012), What My Mother Gave Me: Thirty-one Women on the Gifts That Mattered Most (forthcoming), About What was Lost (2006); A Good Quarrel (2009); Going Rouge: Sarah Palin, An American Nightmare (2009); and Thirty Ways of Looking at Hillary (2008). 

 

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