Lecture Series

Lecture Series

The public lecture series will examine the topic of Faith & Public Life through historical and sociological perspectives, and will use interactive elements to bring participants into conversation with each other about the underlying values that drive their political views.

Lecture 2: Dr Deborah Dash Moore
What Can New York Jewish History Teach Us about Faith in Public Life?

Thursday, November 30 | 7:00PM | BJ Sanctuary
Dr Moore is Professor of History and Judaic Studies at the University of Michigan in Ann Arbor, Michigan.

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Lecture 3: Dr Jonathan Haidt

Tuesday, March 13 | 7:00PM | BJ Sanctuary
Dr Haidt is Professor of Ethical Leadership at New York University Stern School of Busines

Lecture 4: Dr Yehuda Kurtzer

Date to be Advised | 7:00PM | BJ Sanctuary
Dr Kurtzer is President of the Shalom Hartman Institute of North America and teaches widely in the Institute’s many platforms.


Videos of Previous Lectures

Lecture 1: Dr Moshe Halbertal
A Jew in the World: Private Citizen/Public Advocate