Andrew Kaufman, his university students, and inmates at a maximum security juvenile correctional center gain new insight into compassion, acceptance, and the shared human experience through their conversations about Russian literature.
For the past seven years Andy’s university students have been having life-changing conversations about Russian literature with incarcerated youth at a maximum security juvenile correctional center. This film with be an inspiring portrait of what is achieved in this unique classroom experience. To learn more about the film, please visit www.rosaliafilms.com.
Andrew D. Kaufman featured on the nationally syndicated television talk show Katie
Andrew Kaufman’s keynote address, “Give War and Peace a Chance,” delivered as part of the American Conversations series at the Hauenstein Center for Presidential Studies, Grand Valley State University, Grand Rapids, Michigan, March 12, 2015.
The Aspen Institute’s Society of Fellows invites Andrew D. Kaufman to discuss his book Give War and Peace a Chance: Tolstoyan Wisdom for Troubled Times and his Books Behind Bars program, Aspen, Colorado, August 15, 2014.
CSPAN’s Book TV airs Andrew Kaufman’s presentation about Give War and Peace a Chance: Tolstoyan Wisdom for Troubled Times at Politics and Prose Bookstore, July 12, 2014.
Andrew D. Kaufman, author of Give War and Peace a Chance: Tolstoyan Wisdom for Troubled Times, talks about two books that changed his life.
Andrew Kaufman’s Books Behind Bars program is featured on RTR Russia 1, Russia’s largest national television network with over 200 million viewers in Russia, Ukraine, and other former Soviet republics films. May 14, 2015.
Simon & Schuster’s Andrew D. Kaufman on Tolstoy and War and Peace
Understanding Tolstoy’s Humanity, Andrew Kaufman keynote lecture, Big Read celebration, Regent University, February 2009
Tolstoy’s Ivan Ilyich Dies So That We Can Live, Andrew Kaufman keynote lecture, Big Read celebration, Regent University, February 2009
Building Community, Transforming Lives through the Power of Literature
Was Tolstoy Too Optimistic About Human Nature? Andrew Kaufman keynote lecture, Big Read celebration, Regent University, February 2009
Understanding Tolstoy’s Epic War and Peace, Andy Kaufman interview about War and Peace with Amy Goodman, Democracy Now!, The War and Peace Report, December 6, 2005