42nd Annual Jewish Book & Arts Fair: Knish: In Search of the Jewish Soul Food by Laura Silver

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After her favorite knish shop went out of business in Brooklyn, Laura Silver embarked on a round-the-world quest for the origins and modern-day manifestations of the knish. In a series of funny, moving and touching episodes, Silver takes us on a knish-eye tour of worlds past and present, laying the foundation for a global knish renaissance.

Silver teaches in the Department of Food Studies at the New School. An award-winning journalist, her writings appear in journals and on NPR. She is the world's leading expert on the knish.



Kenny & Ziggy's New York Delicatessen Restaurant
2327 Post Oak Blvd.
Houston, TX 77056


$10 - $15; advance purchase required by Nov. 10.
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