MORRIS BART SR., LECTURE SERIES AT THE J

Created in 2013, the Morris Bart, Sr. Lecture Series features local experts in the fields of history, architecture, religion, politics, food, music, theater, and so much more. This monthly lecture series is generously funded by Morris Bart.

Typically held on the second Monday of the month at the Uptown JCC from 11:45 AM - 1:30 PM, each one-hour lecture is preceded by a catered, kosher lunch.

Free for members | $10 fee apply for non-members
Advanced registration required.
For more information and to RSVP, contact Rachel Ruth at 504.897.0143.

Upcoming Topics
July 8
Kodi Roberts from LSU onVoodoo and the Racial Politics of Identity in New Orleans

August 12
Ian McNulty from The Advocate on Food in New Orleans

September 9
Jee Park from The Innocence Project

October 14
Danny Heitman, Author from The Advocate on A Summer of Birds: John James Audubon at Oakley House

November 11
TBA

December 10
Corinne VanDalen from Tulane Environmental Law Clinic

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Nursery school teacher Christy Moore shares her story with breast cancer and how the JCC community helped her through her journey.

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Breast Cancer Survivor Spotlight: Amy Berins Shapiro

During the month of October, we will be sharing empowering stories of breast cancer survivors in the New Orleans JCC community.

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Staff Spotlight: Ella Israeli

Meet Ella Israeli, our new city director of Big Easy BBYO.

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