Join Reboot Oct. 2 at Broadway Studios in North Beach for the launch of UNSCROLLED (http://www.unscrolled.org/
), a reinterpretation and reimagining of the Torah by 54 leading Jewish creatives, including best-selling author Adam Mansbach of Go the F*** to Sleep, McSweeny’s and Lucky Peach editor Eli Horowitz; Star Trek and LOST writer Damon Lindelof, West Wing writer and producer Eli Attie, and Daily Show co-producer Steve Bodow.
Program involves live Unscrolling of a Torah and interpretations by Unscrolled authors and local Rabbis. After-party and author signings to follow the program.
When: Wednesday, Oct. 2, 2013
Program 8 p.m.
After-party 9-11 p.m.
Where: Broadway Studios
435 Broadway, SF
More information at: http://www.unscrolled.org/
Get the book starting Sept. 24 at: http://www.amazon.com/Unscrolled-Writers-Artists-Wrestle-Torah/dp/0761169199
The project, which is funded by the Jewish Community Federation and Endowment Fund and the Koret Foundation, gives new meaning to the 54 Torah portions in stories, poems, memoirs, plays, infographics—plus a Web search, a graphic novel, and a psychiatric transcript.