92nd Street Y                                      Jewish Historical Society of NY

Atlanta Jewish Federation                University of California/Santa Cruz 

Beth Sholom Congregation              Palo Alto Jewish Community Center

Columbia University                          Stanford University

Asian Art Museum (San Francisco)  Sutton Place Synagogue

East End Temple                                 Temple Beth-El

Friends of Brandeis University         Temple Israel of Sharon

The Jewish Museum (New York)       Town & Village Synagogue

University of California/Berkeley     UJA - Federation of New York



  • The Chinese Jews of Kaifeng
  • 19th and early 20th Century Jewish Life in Shanghai
  • The Jews of Shanghai, Harbin and Tianjin
  • "From Mao to Matzoh" - 3-week Mini Course
  • Scholar-in-Residence for your organization
  • Sino-Judaic tours to China


selected prior speaking venues

china talks

Award-winning author and speaker Dr. Wendy Abraham has offered educational and inspirational talks on the Chinese Jews of Kaifeng, and on Jewish life in Harbin, Tianjin and Shanghai for over 20 years.  Let your organization experience this unique part of the Jewish diaspora through a colorful, historical slide show and engaging lecture.  Schedule a talk today!

talks, courses & tours