17 | Jan
2019
17 | Jan
2019

book talk

The Many Deaths of Jew Süss

Princeton Historian Yair Mintzker’s innovative new book on Joseph Süss Oppenheimer’s notorious trial and execution in 1738 draws on the accounts of four contemporaries, who paint a lurid tale of greed, sex, violence and disgrace. But can these narrators be trusted?

Presented by: the Leo Baeck Institute

book talk