"Author Sue Eisenfeld on 'Wandering Dixie: Dispatches from the Lost Jewish South,'" by Evan Henerson, Jewish Journal, August 19, 2020.
"'Wandering Dixie' and Today's Racism," by Aaron Howard, Jewish Herald-Voice, June 4, 2020.
"Nonfiction Review: Wandering Dixie: Dispatches from the Lost Jewish South," by Bettina Berch, Jewish Book Council, July 6, 2020.
"Shedding Light on Forgotten Southern Jewish History," by Sophie Panzer, Jewish Exponent, May 17, 2020.
"Author Rediscovers a Nearly Forgotten Jewish South," by Howard Lovy, Publishers Weekly, April 21, 2020 (and follow-on blog post, "Confederate Jews Confuse Southern Narrative," by Howard Lovy).
"An Interview with Sue Eisenfeld: The Writer Talks History, Southern Jews, and Releasing a Book During a Pandemic," by Cathy Alter, Washington Independent Review of Books, April 21, 2020.
"In Wandering Dixie, Discovering the Jewish South Is Part of Discovering Self," by Linda Levitt, PopMatters April 7, 2020.
"TBR [To Be Read]: Wandering Dixie: Dispatches from the Lost Jewish South by Sue Eisenfeld," by Leslie Pietrzyk, Work-in-Progress, April 27, 2020.
"A New Book Explores the Lost Jewish Communities of the South," by Julia Metraux, Alma, April 23, 2020.
"Discovering the Secrets of the Jewish South," by Amy Spiro, Jewish Insider, April 2, 2020.
"New Book Chronicles Sue Eisenfeld's (Self-)Discoveries in Dixie," Southern Jewish Life, May 5, 2020.
"The Writing Life - Member Spotlight: Sue Eisenfeld," The Authors Guild, May 20, 2020.
"Here's a list of 20 new books you must read while self-isolating," by Julia Metraux, The Tempest, March 26, 2020.
"The Abandoned Gins," by Rex Nelson, Arkansas Democrat Gazette, May 30, 2020.
"A digestible introduction to a specific piece of the history of the South’s racial politics," Kirkus Reviews, January 12, 2020.
"Review: Wandering Dixie: Dispatches from the Lost Jewish South," Publisher's Weekly, January 14, 2020.
I just finished a whirlwind pandemic year (2020-2021) zoom book tour with the Jewish Book Council, talking about Wandering Dixie. Please contact me about speaking engagements at book fairs and private events.
Previous events available online:
"Sue Eisenfeld: Jews in the American South," Radio Sefarad, English Corner with Linda Jimenez, January 21, 2021.
Margo Rosenberg Pulitzer Dallas Jewish BookFest, "Bookfest in Your Living Room," JCC Dallas, TX, book talk and conversation with the Dallas Jewish Historical Society, December 1, 2020.
Lee and Bernard Jaffe Family Jewish Book Festival, United Jewish Federation of Tidewater and Simon Family JCC, in partnership with the Weinstein JCC of Richmond and the Pozez JCC of Northern Virginia, book talk and conversation with Dr. Amy Milligan, November 18, 2020.
Center for Jewish History and the National Museum of American Jewish History, book talk, August 12, 2020.
Jewish Book Council "Authors at the Table" interview, June 17, 2020.