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Susannah Heschel

Sunday, September 23, 2018 14 Tishrei 5779

10:30 AM - 12:00 PM

Jewish scholar Susannah Heschel will be at Temple Beth Abraham to talk about the Jewish fascination with Islam. This is one of Heschel's current areas of interest and research, and is a work in progress. She is an exceptional scholar, the recipient of numerous grants and awards, including four honorary doctorates. Heschel has published her own work and edited, translated, and published numerous works by her father, Abraham Joshua Heschel.


Susannah Heschel is the Eli Black Professor of Jewish Studies at Dartmouth College. She focuses on Jewish-Christian relations in Germany during the 19th and 20th centuries, the history of biblical scholarship, and the history of anti-Semitism. She teaches varioius classes in the departments of Jewish Studies; Medieval and Renaissance Studies; Religion; and Women's, Gender, and Sexuality Studies.


9:30 a.m. Optional breakfast by the SNHJMC, $8 SNHJMC members, $12 nonmenbers, paid at the door. The presentation is free (suggested donation of $10).


This event is open to all. Brought to you by the Temple Beth Abraham Lifelong Learning COmmittee, the Souther NH Jewish Men's Club, and Temple Beth Abraham Sisterhood. 


The Southern New Hampshire Men's Club is hosting a breakfast starting at 9:30.  The breakfast is $12 payable at the door.  If you are planning to attend the breakfast, please tell us how many people will attend so we can plan the food.

The presentation is free but we welcome any donations to support these events.  Suggested donation $10 per person.

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