America's Divided Kingdom: The Jewish Experience of the Civil War
Thu., Aug. 8, 6:30 p.m. 2013
From the venue:Civil War scholarship often overlooks the roles Jews played in efforts to preserve both the Union and the Confederacy. In Jewish Soldiers in Blue and Gray, a first-of-its-kind film by Jonathan Gruber, we learn of the struggles American Jews faced both on the battlefield and at home during this nationâ€™s deadliest war. Mr. Gruberâ€™s film reveals information about the Jewish contribution that will change forever how the viewer understands the Civil War. Reception with author at 6:30 pm. Refreshments will be served.