Israeli Poets embrace the prophetic voice. Join us as we explore critique and consolation in modern Israel Poetry at sessions throughout the weekend.
Shabbat - November 15
Talmud Class, 8:30 am
Politics and Poetics
Shabbat Sermon, 9:30 am
Where Was Sarah? A modern Midrash in Yehudit Kafri's Poem "Bereshit"
Shaul Tchernichvsky, the Other National Poet
Sunday Morning - November 16, 9:15 am
A Time for War, A Time for Peace
Dr. Rachel Korazim has been a favorite scholar of our Temple Emanuel participants at the Shalom Hartman Institute in Jerusalem and here in Newton as our Rabbi Samuel Chiel Kallah scholar. Her exceptional teaching offers insights into contemporary Israeli society through literature, including reflections on the Holocaust, and Israel education in the Diaspora.