What Is Exile? Presented by Karen Isenberg Jones

August 15, 2023 Cumming Free

This is the kickoff event for Forsyth County Public Library’s brand new “Stories of Exile” Reading Group which is sponsored by the Yiddish Book Center.

Karen Isenberg Jones will introduce us to the concept of exile and displacement, migration trends during the 20th century and present day, and the impact of forced migration on society with a focus on the Jewish diaspora in the 20th century.

About Karen Isenberg Jones

Karen Isenberg Jones is the director of government and political affairs to the Consulate General of Israel where she serves as a political liaison between Israeli diplomats and government officials in the Southeast region. Prior to this position, Isenberg Jones was the director of media affairs and interfaith outreach for the consulate, organizing press conferences and interviews while managing all the consulate’s external communications. Isenberg Jones is known for using her diplomatic finesse to develop and maintain deep and fruitful relationships with religious, political and cultural community leaders throughout the region. Her communication skills stem from her years as a writer, editor and production coordinator at CNN.

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Tuesday, August 15, 2023, 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Sharon Forks Library
2820 Old Atlanta Rd
Cumming, GA 30041

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