|Date/Time:||Thursday, May 8 | 6:30–8pm Get Tickets
|Admission:||Free with Museum admission|
About the Program
The Contemporary Jewish Museum, in partnership with the Shalom Hartman Institute, present scholar Yossi Klein Halevi as he discusses the future of Judaism in the Jewish State and its implications for American Jewry. Small group discussions facilitated by Bay Area rabbis and thought leaders will follow the presentation.
Author, journalist, and scholar Yossi Klein Halevi is a research fellow at the Shalom Hartman Institute, a member of the Institute's iEngage Project, and a contributing editor to The New Republic. He was a senior reporter for the Jerusalem Report and has written columns for the Los Angeles Time, Washington Post, and The New York Times. He is the author of the powerful book Like Dreamers: The Story of the Israeli Paratroopers who Reunited Jerusalem and Divided A Nation, which won the National Jewish Book Award in 2013. He has been teaching at the Jewish Theological Seminary in New York since 2013.
Photo Credit: Ilir Bajraktari / The Tower
Public Programs and New Media Initiatives at The Contemporary Jewish Museum are made possible with lead support from The Jim Joseph Foundation. Major support has been provided by the Leavitt Family and supporting sponsorship comes from The Toole Family Charitable Foundation, David B. Gold Foundation, In Memory of Benjamin Alpert.
Major support for The Contemporary Jewish Museum’s exhibitions and Jewish Peoplehood Programs comes from the Koret Foundation.