October 19, 2021. In his highly-anticipated book, Can We Talk About Israel? Daniel Sokatch breaks down the hot button issues of the Israeli-Palestinian conflict that are tearing up dinner tables, political parties and college campuses. Sokatch sits down with homeland security expert and Harvard Kennedy School professor, Juliette Kayyem for a frank discussion about the conflict and how we might move forward with the humanity and imagination this moment requires. Join us on October 19 for this Reboot Ideas conversation to imagine the Jewish future. Learn more and RSVP here.
In partnership with the JCC Association of North America and the Jewish Book Council, the program will feature Noam Dromi, managing director of Reboot Studios and co-creator of our “What Would You Bring?” initiative in conversation with National Jewish Book Award-winning author Laura Arnold Leibman. Together, they’ll explore Jewish storytelling and resilience in a discussion moderated by Jewish educator, theatre-maker and former Reboot rabbinic fellow Kendell Pinkney. Learn more and RSVP.
October 27, 2021. Award-winning photographer and filmmaker Gillian Laub sits down with Dr. Orna Guralnik, therapist of the Showtime critically acclaimed series Couples Therapy, to examine the vulnerability, vitriol, pain, humor and love Laub explores and shares in her deeply personal monograph Family Matters. In partnership with and hosted at the International Center for Photography’s new integrated center on the Lower East Side, they will explore the edges of love and tolerance, family, privilege, wealth and mortality. Learn more and RSVP for the Oct 27 event here.
Reboot is celebrating the 100th anniversary of “The Golem” by cutting up the classic film into eight parts, creating an episodic series with new scores by renowned musicians and commentary by preeminent scholars, composers and film historians discussing the significance of the film and its music. Join us for a deep dive into Jewish history, occultism, Hollywoodism, traditions and astrology! Learn more and stay tuned for the launch on October 28.
November 16, 2021. Join Grammy-nominated producer, writer, and archivist Nathan Salsburg for a conversation with Reboot CEO David Katznelson, a Grammy-nominated producer in his own right, as the two dig into Salsburg’s latest album, Psalms, the process, his impetus and the impact on him personally of deeply investigating his Judaism now. You will be treated to a musical and thoughtful conversation about the value of listening to the sounds of our past to imagine our future. Click here to RSVP.