MONDAY, JUNE 20
The Leo M. Franklin Archives presents the
Mary Einstein Shapero Memorial Lecture
(in-person and virtual)
Lila Corwin Berman, will speak on her newest book The American Jewish Philanthropic Complex: The History of a Multibillion Dollar Institution.
Sparked from a detail found in her book on Detroit, Lila Corwin Berman will reveal how the history of American Jewish philanthropy tells us far more than a simple success story and share the complicated and sometimes troubling history of American state policy, economic inequality, and enfeebled democracy.
For more information, contact Laura Gottlieb at
This program is generously sponsored each year by The Honorable Judge Walter Shapero and Kathleen Straus. Due to their generosity, this program is free and open to the public.