Jacob Perlow Series


Past Events

About the Jacob Perlow Series:  A generous grant from the estate of Jacob Perlow - an immigrant to the United States in the 1920s, a successful business man deeply interested in religion and philosophy, and a man who was committed to furthering Jewish education - supports annual lectures and presentations to the College and Capital District community on issues broadly related to Jews and Judaism.

Inaugurated in 1983, past Perlow presenters include:

Hasana Sharp

Michael Della Rocca

Yitzhak Y melamed

Jed Perl

Dr. Michael Good

Dr. Gershon Baskin

Dr. Risa Sodi

Life in a Jar: The Irena Sendler Project

Pola Baytelman

Graphic Jews

Howard Fishman

Peter Beinart

The Klezmatics

Robert Chazan

Charles Silberman

Moshe Waldoks

Riffat Hassan

Marvin Wilson

David Harris

Jerome Hornblass

Arthur Hertzberg

Jonathan Sarna

Jack Wertheimer

Gary Rosenblatt

Alan Fine

Jonh Felstiner

Carolyn Forche

Robert Goldenberg

Tom Segev

Samuel Bak Exhibit at the Tang

Sidney Greenberg

Nimrod Hurvitz

Hawthorne String Quartet

Edgar Krasa

Pinchas Giller



Shana Sippy

Ted Merwin

Marla Segol

Harry Brod

Pearl Abraham

Imam Feisal Abdul Rauf


Isle of Klezbos

Joy Levitt

Nisht Geferlach Klezmer Band

Henry Feingold

A. James Rudlin

Wolf Blitzer

Alan Mittleman

Steven Bayme

David Grossman

Neil Gilman

Francine Klagsbrun

Alan Berger

The Saratoga Chamber Players

Mary Lowenthal Felstiner

Lawrence Fine

Raymond Scheindlin

The Klezmer Conservatory Band

Lawrence Langer

Meir Zamir

"Hated Music" Collaboration

Mark Ludwig

Anna ORnstein

Boaz Huss

Chava Weissler

Jody Myers

Steven M. Wasserstrom

Zion Zohan

Ibrahim Miari