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JGH Auxiliary Presents Video Interviews from Inspicio Arts #2

JGH Auxiliary Presents Video Interviews from Inspicio Arts #2




The JEWISH GENERAL HOSPITAL AUXILIARY MENUS FOR THE MIND SERIES is proud to present unique digital video interviews with prominent dynamic people in the arts, originally created for the Inspicio arts publication platform.

Founded by editor-in-chief Raymond Elman, Inspicio is sponsored by The College of Communication, Architecture + The Arts at Florida International University, and provides high-quality, in-depth insights into all arts disciplines with a focus on Miami and South Florida.

The curated video interviews listed below are presented in a unique multi-clip format and will be available for viewing at your leisure until mid-November, after which they will be replaced with a new group of curated video interviews.

If you have enjoyed and will continue to enjoy these interviews, please call Marla at 514-340-8216 and share your thoughts.

Should you wish to receive a complementary subscription to the Inspicio e-Magazine and receive quarterly notices about new Inspicio content, please email




Adam Gopnik: The New Yorker Cometh to Miami


Award-winning author and journalist ADAM GOPNIK has been a staff writer for “The New Yorker” since 1986.  Gopnik grew up in Montreal, living in Moshe Safdie’s Habitat 67.




Dennis Lehane: Author, Screenwriter, Producer


DENNIS LEHANE has written 12 international best selling novels. Four of his novels – “Live by Night,” “Mystic River,” “Gone, Baby, Gone,” and “Shutter Island” – have been adapted into films. A fifth, “The Drop,” was adapted by Lehane himself into a film starring Tom Hardy, Noomi Rapace, and James Gandolfini in his final role.




Anne Bernays: Author, Journalist, Educator


A novelist, journalist and educator, ANNE BERNAYS has been writing for over 40 years.  Bernays was married to the late Pulitzer Prize recipient Justin Kaplan.  They collaborated on several books including their memoir “Back Then.”




Jamie Elman: Comedian, Actor, Producer, Director, Co-Creator of “YidLifeCrisis”


JAMIE ELMAN is an actor, writer, director, producer and musician. He has appeared on some of television’s most acclaimed series including Mad Men, Curb Your Enthusiasm, and House M.D. and for three seasons of NBC’s critically lauded drama American Dreams.




Susan Gladstone and the Jewish Museum of Florida — FIU


SUSAN GLADSTONE is the Executive Director of the Jewish Museum of Florida-FIU. Gladstone has served in several prominent leadership positions in the U.S. and abroad, most recently as director of development for the museum and for all of FIU’s Jewish Strategic Initiatives – including the university’s Global Jewish Studies Program, Holocaust Studies, and Hillel FIU.




Bob Mankoff: From The New Yorker to Esquire & Beyond


BOB MANKOFF  is a cartoonist, editor, and author. After making cartoons for “The New Yorker” magazine for 20 years, Mankoff became the magazine’s cartoon editor, succeeding Lee Lorenz. Mankoff held the position from 1997 to 2017.