The Hare with Amber Eyes: Book Discussion

Join us on September 8, 2019 at 2:00 p.m. for a discussion of the book The Hare with Amber Eyes: A Hidden Inheritance, by Edmund de Waal. Our discussion will be facilitated by Melody Rod-ari, Assistant Professor of Art & Art History in LMU's College of Communication and Fine Arts.

The Sunday Jewish Book and Discussion Group is free and open to the public. Light refreshments and riveting conversation will be served. Please RSVP by contacting Rhonda Rosen at or 310-338-4584. This event will take place in the library’s Von der Ahe Family Suite (level 3).

About the Book

The Hare with Amber Eyes is a family memoir by British ceramicist Edmund de Waal. De Waal tells the story of his family, the Ephrussi, once a very wealthy European Jewish banking dynasty, centered in Odessa, Vienna and Paris, and peers of the Rothschild family.

About the William H. Hannon Library

The William H. Hannon Library fosters excellence in academic achievement through an array of distinctive services that enable learners to feed their curiosity, experience new worlds, develop their ideas, inform their decision-making, and inspire others. The library is open to the public during regular business hours. More information can be found at

Sunday, September 8, 2019 at 2:00pm to 3:30pm

William H. Hannon Library, Von der Ahe Family Suite (Level 3)
1 LMU Drive, Los Angeles, CA 90045

Event Type



William H. Hannon Library


library, Jewish, book group, netsuke





Recent Activity