Part of our fall learning series, “Six Days Shall You Labor”: Perspectives on Work in Jewish Text and Tradition October 25, 2021, 2:00–3:30 p.m. ET This session will explore the historian Lucy S. Dawidowicz’s challenging essay, “The Business of American Jews: Notes on a Work in Progress” (1992), which called for a reassessment of Jewish economic […]
Due to the ongoing challenges presented by Covid-19, many venues are closed to the public. For all in-person events, one should contact the event organizer or event venue prior to attending. For details on Morningside Area Alliance member venues, see VENUE ACCESS FALL 2021.
AN ONLINE DISCUSSION WITH SABEEHA REHMAN AND WALTER RUBY Part of Between the Lines: Author Conversations from The Library of JTS Tuesday, October 26, at 7:30 p.m. ET Online Join authors Sabeeha Rehman and Walter Ruby when they talk about their book, We Refuse to Be Enemies, a manifesto that offers experience and guidance on the rise of intolerance, […]
Part of our fall learning series, “Six Days Shall You Labor”: Perspectives on Work in Jewish Text and Tradition November 1, 2021, 2:00–3:30 p.m. ET Early 20th century elementary school teaching became synonymous with being female, and particularly in NYC, with being the right kind of Jewish young woman. In this session, led by Dr. Shira D. Epstein, […]
AN ONLINE DISCUSSION WITH AUTHOR JULIAN E. ZELIZER Part of Between the Lines: Author Conversations from The Library of JTS Wednesday, November 10, at 7:30 p.m. ET Online Join author and historian Julian E. Zelizer when he talks about his book, Abraham Joshua Heschel: A Life of Radical Amazement, which chronicles the life of Heschel as a symbol […]