Dr. David Dalin, an ordained rabbi and widely published scholar of American Jewish history, is the author or co-author of 11 books. David Dalin’s latest book, Jewish Justices of the Supreme Court, from Brandeis to Kagan, is available now from Brandeis University Press. This book is the first history of the eight men and women who have served or currently serve on the United States Supreme Court. Dr. David Dalin has taught Jewish studies at several universities, and has served as a visiting professor at George Washington University and at the Jewish Theological Seminary. He has also served as the Taube Research Fellow in American History at Stanford University. A well-known lecturer, he has been a featured speaker or a scholar-in-residence at universities, synagogues and Jewish communal institutions throughout the United States and in Europe and Israel.
Rabbi and historian David Dalin discusses the contributions of the first three Jewish Supreme Court Justices — Louis Brandeis, Benjamin Cardozo and Felix Frankfurter — profiled in his book Jewish Justices of the Supreme Court. With Mark S. Golub on the Jewish Broadcasting Service’s L’chayim program.