Monthly Archives: April 2011

Conference: German-Speaking Jews in New York City: Their Immigration and Lasting Presence

Members of the Newmann Family aboard a ship of the Hamburg-America Line, undated.

Leo Baeck Institute and The Jewish Studies Center at Baruch College will present a day-long conference on German-Jewish immigration and presence in New York City on May 5, 2011. Panelists including distinguished scholars, authors of fiction and poetry, and filmmakers will discuss the impact that German-speaking Jews had on the city.