Bucharest Diary




American Corner, Bucharest, Romania

February 20, 2020, 4:00 pm
Sponsored by the American Embassy

Bucharest Municipality Museum, Bucharest, Romania

February 20, 2020, 6:30 pm


Wofford College, Spartanburg, SC

March 2, 2020

Beth Am Synagogue, Baltimore, MD

March 15, 2020  CANCELLED
Alfred Moses will talk about his book “Bucharest Diary” and his time serving as U.S. Ambassador to Romania.

Pozez JCC of Northern Virginia, Fairfax, VA

March 30, 2020, 12:30 pm
Adult Learning Institute

Yeshiva University, New York, NY

Date and details to come.


University of Arizona

January 17, 2020
Introduction by John Paul Jones, Dean of Social and Behavioral Sciences

Men’s Cultural Alliance, Jewish Federation of Greater Naples, Naples, FL

December 12, 2019, 11:30 am Luncheon
“U.S. Foreign Policy at its Best, Leading Romania from Darkness to Light”

Jewish Study Center at Adas Israel, Washington, DC

November 20, 2019, 7:00 pm
“An American Ambassador’s Look at the Jewish World in Eastern Europe Under Communism and After Its Fall”
Alfred H. Moses in conversation with Congressman Jamie Raskin (D-MD).

Center for Jewish History, New York, NY

November 14, 2019, 6:00 pm
19th Anniversary Gala honoring Ambassador Alfred H. Moses

Congregation Kol Ami, Tampa, FL

October 28, 2019, 8:00 pm
5th Annual Am Yisrael Chai Lecture sponsored by Harvey Mackler

Jewish Book Festival, Tidewater/Virginia Beach, VA

September 26, 2019, 7:30 pm
“Ignite 2020! with special guest Alfred H. Moses”

Chizuk Amuno Synagogue, Baltimore, MD

September 19, 2019
11:30 am – 12:45 pm
“Hazak — Lunch and Learn with Ambassador Alfred H. Moses”

Adas Israel Congregation, Washington, DC

July 10, 2019, 7:00 pm
An Evening with Ambassador Alfred Moses, in conversation with Sarah Wildman.

The Hampton Synagogue, Westhampton Beach, NY

June 27, 2019, 7:30 pm
Ambassador Moses will be in conversation with Ambassador Daniela Gitman, past Romanian State Secretary and Ambassador-at-Large, who will be visiting from Bucharest for the occasion. The discussion will be followed by a dessert reception and book signing.

Center for Jewish History, New York, NY

May 20, 2019, 7:00 pm
Book talk, in conversation with Senator Joseph Lieberman

Metropolitan Club, Washington, DC

April 16, 2019, Library Conversation
Members and guests only

Georgetown University Law Center, Washington, DC

March 21, 2019
Introduced by Paul Tagliabue, Chairman of the Board of Trustees.

Washington Hebrew Congregation, Julia Bindeman Suburban Center, Potomac, MD

March 1, 2019, 10:00am
Women of WHC Literary Group: “Bucharest Diary” by Alfred Moses

Princeton University

November 8, 2018

Milton Gottesman Jewish Day School of the Nation’s Capital

November 1, 2018
Held jointly with the Jewish Community Center of Washington, DC

Dartmouth College

October 30, 2018
In conversation with Director Daniel Benjamin
Sponsored by the John Sloan Dickey Center for International Understanding

The Museum of the Jewish People at Beit Hatfutsot, Tel Aviv

October 22, 2018
Book Launch in Israel, interviewed by former Ambassador Itamar Rabinovich.

Georgetown University, Washington, DC

October 4, 2018
Co-hosted by The Center for Eurasian, Russian and East European Studies and the Institute for the Study of Diplomacy

American University, School of International Service

October 2, 2018

Dacor Bacon House, Washington, DC

September 20, 2018
In conversation with former Under Secretary of State Marc Grossman

George Washington University

September 17, 2018
Co-hosted by the Elliott School of International Affairs and the Institute for European, Russian, and Eurasian Studies. Introduced by President Emeritus Stephen Trachtenberg.

Covington & Burling

September 6, 2018

Sixth & I Synagogue, Washington, DC

July 12, 2018
In Conversation with Senator Chris Van Hollen

Jewish Museum of Maryland

June 28, 2018

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Published by Brookings Institution Press, 2018
363 pages; hardcover and ebook