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Explorations in Jewish Life and History

 

The Brevard Jewish Community is pleased to announce the second lecture in our series Explorations in Jewish Life and History.

Strangers in the land of Egypt or Subjects of King David: Dilemmas of 20th Century American Jews

Prof. Geoffrey Levin, Assistant Professor of Middle Eastern and Jewish Studies at Emory University and Director of Undergraduate Engagement at Emory's Tam Institute for Jewish Studies.

Dr. Levin was a postdoctoral fellow at Harvard's Center for Jewish Studies. He holds a PhD in Hebrew and Judaic Studies/History from NYU and studied international relations at Michigan State University, the University of Haifa, and Johns Hopkins. His talk will draw from his new book, Our Palestine Question: Israel and American Jewish Dissent, 1948-1978, which was published by Yale University Press in November 2023.

The talk will take place on Sunday, May 5th, at 3:30 p.m. at St. Philips Episcopal Church. It is open to the public.

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Explorations in Jewish Life and History

The Brevard Jewish Community is pleased to announce the second lecture in our series Explorations in Jewish Life and History.

This lecture series is cosponsored by the Jewish Studies Program of the University of North Carolina, Asheville, Sacred Heart Catholic Church, the Lutheran Church of the Good Shepherd, St. Philip’s Episcopal Church, the Unitarian Universalists of Transylvania County, Bethel A Baptist Church and The Center for Spiritual Wisdom.

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