Fall Speaker Series
Critical Conversations with Jewish Leaders in the Public Square
This fall, the Tikvah Fund invites you to join us for a series of fascinating events with some of the world’s most interesting Jewish minds in politics, education, and literature.
All events will take place at The Tikvah Center, 165 East 56th Street, New York, New York.
U.S. Russia Relations: What Went Wrong?
A Conversation with Vance Serchuk
October 25, 2017
Since the end of the Cold War, every president has entered office optimistic about the prospects of forging a strategic partnership with post-Soviet Russia. None has succeeded. Tikvah will host a conversation with Vance Serchuk to examine the history of U.S.-Russian relations from the fall of the Berlin Wall to the invasion of Ukraine and the 2016 presidential election.
Alternatives to Public Education
An Evening Conversation with Eva Moskowitz, the Country’s Most Successful Charter School Operator
October 30, 2017
In her unabashedly candid memoir, Eva Moksowitz tells of how she became a forward-thinking education entrepreneur and her fight to establish nearly three dozen schools—activism that has made her into one of the most important figures in New York City and beyond. Join Tikvah for a conversation between Ms. Moskowitz and our Chairman, Roger Hertog, for what should be a very lively and important evening.
The Ruined House
A Book Release Event with Ruby Namdar
November 8, 2017
Join us for a conversation with Israeli novelist Ruby Namdar, as we celebrate the English language release of his novel, The Ruined House, winner of the Sapir Prize, Israel’s highest literary award.