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Issac Mizrahi, “I.M.: A Memoir” : 41st Jewish Book Festival
41st Jewish Book Festival, November 3-17, 2019
Now in its 41st year, the Jewish Book Festival is nationally recognized for both its excellence and its size – it is one of the largest in the country, with more than 10,000 audience members annually. People from all backgrounds and faiths come to Festival events to hear premier authors on topics such as history, music, politics, cooking, family, religion, sports and more. Following Q&A, books will be for sale for authors to autograph.
Issac Mizrahi, “I.M.: A Memoir”
Isaac Mizrahi will open the Jewish Book Festival on Sunday, November 3 at 7pm. Mizrahi will speak about his new book, I.M.: A Memoir, in which the fashion industry leader offers a poignant, candid and touching look back on his life so far. From growing up gay in a sheltered Syrian Jewish Orthodox family to the partnership with Target that brought his high-end collection to the masses and revolutionized fashion retail…