The poetry of Emma Lazarus resides permanently at the base of the Statue of Liberty (yes, the “Give me your tired, your poor” part). On the 125th anniversary of that icon’s dedication, look at Lazarus’s life as a Jewish writer in 19th-century America.
"Emma Lazarus: Poet of Exiles"
|Venue name:||Museum of Jewish Heritage—A Living Memorial to the Holocaust||Contact:|
36 Battery Pl
|Cross street:||at 1st Pl|
|Opening hours:||Mon, Tue, Thu, Sun 10am–5:45pm; Wed 10am–8pm; Fri 10am–5pm|
|Transport:||Subway: 4, 5 to Bowling Green|
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