Past Events


Shabbat Dinner and Knish Talk at Greenpoint Shul
108 Noble Street
Greenpoint, Brooklyn
in partnership with WORD Bookstore

Authors Night at the East Hampton Library
Gardiner Farmer
36 James Lane
East Hampton, NY

National Museum of American Jewish History
Café Conversation
101 South Independence Mall East
Philadelphia, PA


New York Public Library
The Life and Times of the Knish

Jewish Museum of Maryland
5:00 p.m.
Knish History, in conjunction with the exhibition,
Chosen Food: Cuisine, Culture and American Jewish Identity

Brooklyn Historical Society
Knish History 101
7:00 p.m.

Private event • Knish History 101 with a Touch of Parmigiana
Opening for “My Mother’s Italian, My Father’s Jewish and I’m in Therapy”
Brooklyn Center for the Performing Arts


Knish History 101
7:00 to 8:30 p.m.
Brooklyn Brainery
Brooklyn, NY

Hazon Food Conference
University of California at Davis
Davis, CA

Residency at Tofte Lake
Norm’s Fish Camp
Ely, MN

TedxBroadStreetNY: Learning From History
The Hive at 55 • New York, NY

Presentation to the Board Meeting of Hadassah-Brandeis Institute
Waltham, MA

Conney Conference on Jewish Identity and the Arts
Watch the video
University of Wisconsin at Madison
Guest Lecturer in course on Food and Rabbinic Judaism


Knish Alley Revival
part of the Conflux Festival
Lower East Side, NY

Banff Knish Society, Part Deux
Almost Perfect Residency

Banff, Alberta, Canada

Post-Passover presentation at Adult Ed
Brooklyn’s favorite (since defunct) useless lecture series

International Knish Baking Session
Delegates ages 1 to 45, from Israel, Poland, Canada and the United States
Brooklyn, NY


Inaugural State of the Knish Address
Interactive Screen, Banff Centre for the Arts
Alberta, Canada
Inaugural Gathering of the Banff Knish Society delegates from three continents, 8 countries, predominantly knish virgins
See photos