Information for Publishers & 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