JTS in Midtown with Dr. David Kraemer

Date: Mar 07, 2017 - Apr 04, 2017

Sponsor: JTS Learning in Your Community

Location: New York City

Category: JTS in Your Community

Lunchtime Learning with JTS

Spend lunchtime with The Jewish Theological Seminary and encounter compelling scholarship that brings Jewish texts and wisdom to bear on contemporary challenges. All sessions meet from 12:30 to 1:45 p.m.

Series Two

Dr. David Kraemer, Joseph J. and Dora Abbell Librarian and professor of Talmud and Rabbinics, will discuss components of the justice system developed by Rabbinic Judaism and how it compares to the current US legal system.

  • Tuesday, March 7: “The Status of Witness Testimony”
  • Tuesday, March 21: “Burden of Proof”
  • Tuesday, April 4: “Capital Punishment”

Space is limited; series will be filled on a first-come, first-served basis.



Full location details available upon registratio.


Cost for each series: $60 (includes sessions and kosher lunches)

More Information

For more information, please contact Lynn Feinman at (212) 678-8821 or lyfeinman@jtsa.edu