Words & Ideas

In Their Own Words



Focusing on international best selling authors in conversation with journalists, other authors and thought leaders, these professional, webinar style intimate discussions explore the author’s writing process and their relationship with storytelling.

Through these events, we hope to encourage reading and doing, and would love for groups of people to subscribe and form their own book clubs. Books are provided in partnership with The Ivy Bookshop – thank you for supporting local small business!

*Select events are held in partnership with the following JCC Consortium: Atlanta, Baltimore, Boulder, Cherry Hill, Dallas, Ft. Lauderdale, Houston, Indianapolis, Nashville, Memphis, Miami, Rochester, St. Louis, Jacksonville, Worcester, and Seattle. (Please note not all JCCs participate in all programs.)

Past Events Include:

  • Daniel Silva: The Cellist: A Novel
  • Jennifer Weiner: That Summer
  • Bill Gates; Interviewed by Kristen Welker on his book, How to Avoid a Climate Disaster, The Solutions We Have and The Breakthroughs We Need

Please watch this space for details on upcoming events.