Information for Publishers and Authors


  • Most events take place at the Evelyn Rubenstein JCC's Weingarten Building, 5601 S. Braeswood
  • Authors speak in professionally equipped theatres
  • Large audiences (400+ attendees) events are held in the gymnasium with the assistance of trained and experienced sound technicians
  • Our 4,000 square foot auditorium is converted into a bookstore. The store boasts 5,000 titles, approximately 12,000 books, computerized check out, and separate author signing area.

Past Authors and Lecturers  

Nell Scovell David Litt
Stephen Tobolowsky Steve Dorff
Michael Wex Liz Alpern & Jeffrey Yoskowitz
Rabbi Lord Jonathan Sacks Steve Katz
Peter Sagal Mitch Albom
Michael Feinstein Jeffrey Toobin
Dennis Prager & Rabbi Joseph Telushkin    Charles Fox
Jonathan Alter Martin Fletcher
Dan Senor A.J. Jacobs
Bella Abzug Jason Alexander
Max Apple Milton Berle
Wolf Blitzer Senator Barbara Boxer
Josh Braff Sid Caesar
Alan Dershowitz Nathan Englander
Diane von Furstenberg Sir Martin Gilbert
Jeff Greenfield Erica Jong
Faye Kellerman Jonathan Kellerman
Jerzy Kozinski Rochelle Krich
Rabbi Harold Kushner Daniel Libeskind
Deborah Lipstadt Gerald Posner
Dennis Ross Neil Simon
Judith Viorst Elie Wiesel
George Will Daniel Silva
Alan Zweibel Evan Handler


To submit an author's name for consideration on the program, send a press release with book and author information to contact Amy Rahmani at