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For information about the Brandeis Encore Series, contact:

Beth Bernstein, MA'90
(781) 736-4190

To request an Encore program, contact:

Dania Khandaker
Department Coordinator

Each Encore program costs $20.

The Encore Series

Bringing You the Best of Brandeis

Through shared learning with the Brandeis University community, The Encore Series utilizes videotaped presentations of renowned Brandeis faculty and guest speakers discussing a variety of subjects—programs that appeal to the student in each of us.

The DVDs can be screened in small-group settings or can easily be projected for larger groups. The Encore Series includes the DVD and discussion questions.

Oryx & Crake
By Margaret Atwood


An unforgettable love story and a compelling vision of the future. Snowman, known as Jimmy before mankind was overwhelmed by a plague, is struggling to survive in a world where he may be the last human, and mourning the loss of his best friend, Crake, and the beautiful and elusive Oryx whom they both loved. Read with the Brandeis class is 2020! Contact the National Office at 781-736-7588 for details.

More in the Series


The Known WorldA good fallBlindspot

Oscar WaoFun HomeHow to Read the Bible

Old SchoolThe Places In BetweenPolio

Profiles in CourageYellowZabelle