Panel Discussion: The Movement to Free Soviet Jewry, from East and West

November 14, 2021, 5 p.m. PST
Wende Museum


Anti-Soviet protestors marching on route to the Sherman House rally, Chicago, March 1971, Chicago Sun-Times/Jack Dykinga.

In conjunction with the opening of the exhibition Soviet Jewish Life: Bill Aron and Yevgeniy Fiks, join us for a special conversation on the Soviet Jewry movement with views from both sides of the Iron Curtain.

Participants include Edward Robin and Mark Levin—key voices in the American movement—and former Refuseniks Mikhail Chlenov and Alexander Smukler who represent those who were at the center stage, Jews who sought to leave the USSR.

Free. RSVP Requested.

This panel discussion has been made possible with the generous support of Genesis Philanthropy Group.