Rabbi David Ellenson to Speak at the Center for Jewish History

Monday, September 1, 2003

You are cordially invited to attend the panel discussion

"Jews and Justice: How Judaism Shaped Western Democracy"

at the Center for Jewish History
15 West 16th Street, NYC

Wednesday, October 1 at 6:30 pm

Keynote speaker: Dr. Fania Oz-Salzberger

Moderator: Edward Rothstein, critic at large, New York Times

Respondents: Rabbi David Ellenson, HUC-JIR President
Dr. Michael Walzer, Professor of Social Science, Institute for Advanced Study, Princeton

ADMISSION IS FREE FOR HUC-JIR STUDENTS, FACULTY AND STAFF -- PLEASE GO TO THE BOX OFFICE AND SHOW YOUR ID, AND YOU WILL BE GIVEN A COMPLIMENTARY TICKET. SEATING IS LIMITED.


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