Monday, June 05, 2006

The Book of Life on Summer Reading, June 2006


This episode of The Book of Life, a show about Jewish people and the books we read, celebrates summer reading with an armchair trip around the world.

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In this episode, we hear from:
* Holly-Jane Rahlens in Germany, author of Prince William, Maximilian Minsky and Me
* Abigail Yasgur, Director of the Jewish Community Library of Los Angeles' Summer Reading Club
* Jacob Edgar, ethnomusicologist for Putumayo and founder of Cumbancha, about Jewish recording artists and the CD, A Jewish Odyssey
* Pnina Moed Kass of Israel, author of Real Time
* Sheryl Stahl, librarian at HUC-JIR in Los Angeles, and host for the Association of Jewish Libraries 2006 Convention Blog