Beyond the Book with Ayelet Waldman

California Housewife Noir

When we think of the classic writing of California, it’s men who come to mind: Steinbeck’s agricultural epics, the hardboiled detectives of Dashiell Hammett, Nathanial West’s male Miss Lonelyhearts. So what about the women? How do they fit into this dream of the New West; these noir California underworlds? In Run…

A Conversation with Rabbi David Wolpe

Wednesday, March 9 The Peninsula Hotel 6:30pm: Wine & Small Plates 7:30pm: Conversation Tickets: $55 Space will be Limited Rabbi David Wolpe is the internationally renowned and respected leader of Sinai Temple. Newsweek called him “the most influential Rabbi in America,” and he has appeared on list after list as one…