Mar

10 2018

Festive Meal Series: Sushi & Poetry at the Norman Jewish LIbrary

8:00PM - 11:30PM  

Young Israel of Tampa Chabad 2001 Swann Ave,
Tampa, FL

Guest Poet and a Festive Meal on Saturday night March 10th

Yehoshua November will read selections from his two volumes of poetry, God’s Optimism (a finalist for the L.A. Times Book Prize) and Two Worlds Exist (a finalist for the National Jewish Book Award and the Paterson Poetry Prize). November will also share some of the experiences and teachings that inspired him to choose a life rooted in the unlikely combination of contemporary poetry and Orthodox Judaism.

Yehoshua’s poems have appeared in The New York Times MagazineThe Sun MagazineHarvard Divinity BulletinVQR, and on National Public Radio. November teaches writing at Rutgers University and Touro College.

The poetry will be accompanied with delicious food, drink, song, and that warm feeling of community.  Suggested donation of $18 will help defray the expenses of the evening.

Saturday night, March 10th, 8PM at the Norman Jewish Library, 13207 N 52nd Street, Temple Terrace, Fl. 33617. 

For additional information, and to RSVP please call Zev at 917-439-5888 or email youngisraeltampa@hotmail.com