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Spring 2022 Learning Series

Spring 2022 Learning Series

Jan 4, 2022

Join JTS faculty and scholars to explore perceptions of emotions in Jewish text and tradition.

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At Home in America’s Home?

At Home in America’s Home?

Dec 3, 2021

Chancellor Schwartz reflects on her visit to the White House for the Hanukkah celebration.

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Arts Fellowship Focuses on Jews of Color

Arts Fellowship Focuses on Jews of Color

Nov 3, 2021

The JTS Hendel Center is lead sponsor of “The Workshop,” a new arts fellowship.

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Fall 2021 Learning Series

Fall 2021 Learning Series

Sep 13, 2021

Join JTS faculty and scholars to explore perspectives on work in Jewish text and tradition.

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Upcoming Events

Jan 24

Between the Lines: Sanctified Sex

Online | Book Talks | Library Events

Join author Noam Zion when he discusses his book, Sanctified Sex, which draws on 2,000 years of rabbinic debates addressing competing aspirations for loving intimacy, passionate sexual union, and sanctity in marriage.

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Jan 24

Online Course: Jumpstart Your Biblical Hebrew

Online | Community Courses | Online Learning

Would you like to read the Tanakh on your own without the need for a translation? In 10 live online sessions with Dr. David Zev Moster, we will cover the “big ideas” in Biblical Hebrew to help you get started.

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Jan 24

The Importance of Shame in Rabbinic Tradition

Online | Judaism and the Inner Life Series | Online Learning

Join Dr. David Kraemer to discuss the complicated emotion of shame and how Jewish tradition “feels” about it. Part of our spring learning series, The Power of Emotion: Judaism and the Inner Life.

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Jan 25

Online Course: Biblical Hebrew Workshop

Online | Community Courses | Online Learning

Develop your skills in translating passages of the Tanakh independently with Dr. David Zev Moster.

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Jan 26

Between the Lines: When I Grow Up

Online | Book Talks | Library Events | Online Learning

Join author Ken Krimstein when he discusses his book, When I Grow Up, a graphic narrative based on newly discovered, never-before-published autobiographies of Eastern European Jewish teens on the brink of WWII—found in 2017 hidden in a Lithuanian church cellar.

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