Hartman Lecture Series

Hartman Lecture Series

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Wednesday, May 10 | 7:00-9:00PM | 88th Street Sanctuary

Our final speaker in the Shalom  Hartman lecture series is Rabbi Dr. Donniel Hartman. Hartman is President of the Shalom Hartman Institute and author of Putting God Second: How to Save Religion from Itself. He is the founder of some of the most extensive education and enrichment programs for scholars, rabbis, and religious and lay leaders in Israel and North America.

Hartman has a Ph.D. in Jewish philosophy from Hebrew University, an M.A in political philosophy from New York University, an M.A. in religion from Temple University, and Rabbinic ordination from the Shalom Hartman Institute.

He is the author of The Boundaries of Judaism; co-editor of Judaism and the Challenges of Modern Life; co-author of Spheres of Jewish Identity; and lead author of Speaking iEngage: Creating a New Narrative Regarding the Significance of Israel for Jewish Life. He is currently completing his next book, entitled Who are the Jews?

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Previous Lectures

Dr. Yehuda Kurtzer: What Does it Mean to be an American Jew Today? (November 9, 2016)
Yehuda Kurtzer: Jewish Identity, Belonging, and Community (December 14, 2016)
Christine Hayes: Forging Jewish Identity: Models and Middles in Jewish Sources (January 11, 2017)
Yedidah Koren: “Jews and Judaism: What Determines Communal Norms?” (March 8, 2017)

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