Forthcoming Events:

I would love to speak at your college, university, or community group.  Please contact me at

Past Events:

College of Humanities and Social Sciences,

Jewish Studies, English, and History

Louisiana State University

Baton Rouge, LA

“Israel Zangwill's The Melting Pot (1908):

The Play that Tried to Change History”

March 18, 2019

113 Allen Hall

3:00 p.m.

The English Department at FIU,

the Holocaust Studies Initiative, and

the Center for Women's and Gender Studies


present a book launch with signing and reception for ​

Eli's Story: A Twentieth-Century Jewish Life

by Meri-Jane Rochelson

Books & Books

265 Aragon Avenue

Coral Gables, FL ​

Sunday, October 7, 2018

6:00-8:00 p.m.

Miami Book Fair

Miami Dade College, Wolfson Campus

300 NE 2nd Avenue,

Miami, FL 33132

Saturday, November 17, 2018

5:00-6:00 p.m.

University Press Panel

Building 8, Room 8201

Sunday, November 18, 2018

2:30-3:30 p.m.

Eli's Story: A Twentieth-Century Jewish Life

Centre Gallery, Building 1, 3rd floor

The Chaim Yakov Shlomo College of Jewish Studies

and The Shul

"Israel Zangwill: The First Anglo-Jewish Celebrity," lecture followed by a seminar discussion with CYS students on Zangwill's story "The Jewish Trinity"

Tuesday, February 19, 2019

The Shul, Surfside, FL

7:00 p.m.


The Jewish Book Council, sponsored by Michael-Ann Russell JCC, Beth Torah, Temple Sinai, and numerous other Northeast Miami-Dade synagogues and organizations

Meet the Author:

A Talk on Eli's Story: A Twentieth-Century Jewish Life

Beth Torah Benny Rok Campus

Monday, March 4, 2019

7:30 p.m.