History Matters: Professor Jonathan Sarna and Jane Eisner

An evening with Professor Jonathan Sarna in conversation with Forward Editor Jane Eisner about past and present examples of renewal and vibrancy in American Jewish life, held at the Center for Jewish History on May 16, 2018.

Professor Sarna spoke about his life and how it led him to study history, central themes in his prolific scholarship on the American Jewish past, and what studying American Jewish history can reveal about major issues confronting American Jews today.

The History Matters series is generously funded by Dina and Jonathan Leader.