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Conference: Wrestling with Jewish Peoplehood

Sunday, April 10 - Monday, April 11
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This conference aims to explore the extent to which "peoplehood," in its many variations, remains a concept of utility and significance to Jewish life.

Join scholars and Jewish community leaders to explore the extent to which the concept of peoplehood, in its variations, remains relevant to Jewish life. Confirmed speakers include Jane Eisner, Irving "Yitz" Greenberg, Shai Held, Peter Beinart, Sharon Kleinbaum, John Ruskay, and Deborah Waxman. Featuring a special musical performance by Hankus Netsky, founder and director of the Klezmer Conservatory Band, on Sunday evening.

Sponsored by the Mordecai M. Kaplan Center for Jewish Peoplehood, Temple University's Feinstein Center for American Jewish History, the Reconstructionist Rabbinical College, and the Department of Judaic Studies of McGill University.

Event type:Lectures & Discussions