Ex-envoy to kick off Jewish Author Series
WOODBRIDGE — The JCC of Greater New Haven kicks off its 2018-19 Jewish Author Series with Clinton administration ambassador Wendy Sherman, author of “Not for the Faint of Heart: Lessons in Courage, Power, and Persistence” at 2 p.m. Sunday.
Sherman will speak in the Beckerman Lender building’s
Vine Family Auditorium at 360 Amity Road. Tickets are $5 for JCC members and $10 for nonmembers, available at jccnh.org/ cultural-arts.
Sherman spent four years negotiating with Iran and world leaders on the nuclear accord of 2015, and serving Secretary of State Madeleine Albright on the Clinton administration’s North Korea policy team. The book tells of the personal and professional challenges associated with being a woman in power. A short Q&A and book sales, signings will follow the talk.