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One Story – One Hour
January 18 @ 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
One event on October 19, 2017 at 6:00pm
One event on November 16, 2017 at 6:00pm
One event on December 7, 2017 at 6:00pm
One event on January 18, 2018 at 6:00pm
One event on February 15, 2018 at 6:00pm
One event on March 8, 2018 at 6:00pm
One event on April 19, 2018 at 6:00pm
One event on May 17, 2018 at 6:00pm
with Dr. Susanne Klingenstein
Discuss a short story once a month in an easy-going, friendly atmosphere. Enlarge your literary knowledge, build relationships with other community members, have fun!
Thursday Evenings, 6 pm – 7 pm
9 Sessions: Sep 14, Oct 19, Nov 16, Dec 7,
Jan 18, Feb 15, Mar 8, Apr 19, May 17
Course Fee: $100 Temple Emanuel members /$135 non-members
The discussion-based course has three-goals: Discovering a broad variety of authors, honing analytical skills, and connecting to friends of literary art.
The authors/stories are chosen by the group in ways to be discussed at the Open House meeting on September 14, 2017.
Dr. Susanne Klingenstein was born in Germany and studied at the University of Heidelberg, Harvard and Brandeis University. She wrote her dissertation on the integration of Jewish professors into American English departments. She has published four books, dozens of scholarly articles on Jewish literature, and some 250 journalistic pieces. She is currently writing a history of Yiddish literature.
At Temple Emanuel, Dr. Klingenstein has taught, a three-year course on Yiddish literature, a two-year course on Russian literature, and in 2016-2017 a course on the Jews in Russia. A course on the Jews in France is planned for 2018/19.