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  • emI Want You to Know Were Still Hereem
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    I Want You to Know We're Still Here

    Esther Safran Foer remembered her childhood as the daughter of Holocaust survivors and her search for lost family members. This was a virtual event hosted by the Museum of Jewish Heritage…

  • emWe Are the Weatherem
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    We Are the Weather

    Jonathan Safran Foer talked about his book, We Are the Weather: Saving the Planet Begins at Breakfast, in which he explained how people’s food choices can affect climate change. This…

  • emEating Animalsem
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    Eating Animals

    Novelist Jonathan Safran Foer talked about his book Eating Animals (Little, Brown and Company, 2009). In his book about his decision to become a vegetarian he explores the stories Americans…

  • Ethical Eating
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    Ethical Eating

    Jonathan Safran Foer and Frank Bruni spoke about their books about food in an affluent country. They focused on the place of meat and other food in the culture and ways of thinking and acting about food. They debated ethical…

  • Readings on Free Expression
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    Readings on Free Expression

    PEN American Center presented a forum called “State of Emergency: Unconventional Readings” as part of their “Campaign for Core Freedoms.” Ffifteen authors read selections from such writers…