The Just Vote: Faith & Constitutional Law with the Rev. Patrick Cheng

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Join us on the EDS at Union Facebook page on Wednesday, November 4, at 2:45 pm for an episode of The Just Vote. Dean Kelly Brown Douglas will speak with The Rev. Patrick Cheng, Theologian in Residence at Saint Thomas Church Fifth Avenue and Adjunct Professor at EDS at Union. Rev. Cheng, a former lawyer, will debrief election night with […]

The Just Vote: Voter Access in the 2020 Election with Ari Berman

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Join us on the EDS at Union Facebook page on Friday, November 6, at 1:00 pm for an episode of The Just Vote. Dean Kelly Brown Douglas will speak with Ari Berman, author of the award-winning book Give Us The Ballot: The Modern Struggle for Voting Rights in America. They will reflect on any issues of voter suppression and […]

Nurturing Character, Community, and Meaning-Making Through Jewish Education

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LIVING A LIFE OF MEANING Nurturing Character, Community, and Meaning-Making Through Jewish Education Monday, November 9, 1:00-2:30 p.m. ET Even as we are zooming forward into a new, Covid-altered educational landscape, there are goals of Jewish education—whether in schools, camps, home, or other settings—that are enduring. In this session we will look at Jewish education […]

Between the Lines: Remix Judaism

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PART OF BETWEEN THE LINES: AUTHOR CONVERSATIONS FROM THE LIBRARY OF JTS An online discussion with Roberta Rosenthal Kwall Monday, November 9, 7:30 p.m. ET Relying on modern Jewish sociology, in addition to narratives running the gamut from the Talmud to timely interviews and personal stories, Remix Judaism shows how a Jewish tradition open to personal meaning can substantially deepen […]

Are Europe and America Drifting Apart?

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Thierry Grillet interviews philosopher Régis Debray (pre-recorded in French). This session will examine the relationship between Europe and America in light of the US presidential election, as well as current developments in the EU's relationships with China and Russia. November 10, 2020: Thierry Grillet interviews philosopher Régis Debray (pre-recorded in French). Pre-recorded event. The video will be posted on Columbia Global Centers | […]

Nonfiction Dialogue: Amitava Kumar

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Amitava Kumar is the author of several books of nonfiction and two novels. His novel Immigrant, Montana was named one of the best books of the year by The New Yorker and The New York Times—and included in Barack Obama’s list of favorite books of 2018. Among Kumar’s honors is a Guggenheim Fellowship and a USArtists fellowship. His writing has appeared in Granta, Harper’s […]

Between the Lines: Tales of the Holy Mysticat

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PART OF BETWEEN THE LINES: AUTHOR CONVERSATIONS FROM THE LIBRARY OF JTS An online discussion with Rabbi Rachel Adler Thursday, November 12, 8:00 p.m. ET This engaging book is a guide to Jewish literacy, using the behavior of Rabbi Rachel Adler's most peculiar cat to lead readers on a journey through thousands of years of […]

Meet JC Hart, Mount Vernon Hotel Owner

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Join us for a virtual interview with a descendant of JC Hart, original owner of the Mount Vernon Hotel in 1826. CDA Member Judey Buckbee will share family history and folklore plus fascinating stories about a true Renaissance man. Free for Museum Members; $10 for non-members. Click here to reserve tickets.   Zoom link will be emailed […]

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