Four Modern Masters of Judaism
Tuesdays, 2pm-3:30pm PST
Prerequisite Note: Due to the virtual setting of this class, you must have computer capability, including internet access, in order to participate. A camera is also optimal but not required.
If you could ask four of the greatest Jewish thinkers of the twentieth century any question, what would it be?
Encounter Martin Buber, Joseph Dov Bauer Soloveitchik, Abraham Joshua Heschel and Mordechai Kaplan up close and personal with Prof. Michael Berenbaum, in a series discussing spirituality, philosophy, social activism and the fundamental transformation of Jewish life.
Each session will offer a deep-dive into the work and legacy of each master.
ALL SALES FINAL. NO REFUNDS OR EXCHANGES.
Michael Berenbaum is the Director of the Sigi Ziering Institute: Exploring the Ethical and Religious Implications of the Holocaust and a Professor of Jewish Studies at the American Jewish University. The author and editor of 20 books, he was also the Executive Editor of the Second Edition of the Encyclopaedia Judaica. He was Project Director overseeing the creation of the United States Holocaust Memorial Museum and the first Director of its Research Institute and later served as President and CEO of the Survivors of the Shoah Visual History Foundation, which took the testimony of 52,000 Holocaust survivors in 32 languages and 57 countries. His work in film has won Emmy Awards and Academy Awards.