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Lectures at the Bennett Center for Judaic Studies

All lectures in this year’s Bennett Center for Judaic Studies at Fairfield University are virtual and free of charge. Registration required at fairfield.edu/bennettprograms. For information: bennettcenter@fairfield.edu or (203) 254-4000 x2066.

Wednesday, Oct. 14, 7:30 p.m.

“Speaking in a Political Voice: Jews and the Fight for Women’s Suffrage,” with guest speaker Judith Rosenbaum, PhD., historian and CEO of Jewish Women’s Archive.

Thursday, Oct. 22, 7:30 p.m.

“Loving the Jews: Philosemitism and Judaizing in Contemporary Christianity,” with guest speaker Rabbi David Sandmel, PhD, director of interfaith affairs, Anti-Defamation League. Co-sponsored by Center for Catholic Studies.

Wednesday, Oct. 28, 7:30 p.m.

“Cantor Azi Schwartz in Concert: From Bimah to Broadway.”
Azi Schwartz is senior cantor, Park Avenue Synagogue in New York City, a performer and recording artist.

Tuesday, Nov. 10, 7:30 p.m.

“Goring’s Man in Paris: The Stry of a Nazi Art Plunderer and His World,” with guest speaker Jonathan Petropoulos, PhD, Jonn V. Croul professor of European History, Claremont-McKenna College. Ticket required. Open VISIONSs/espresso, in affiliation with the Bennett Center and the Judaic Studies Program.

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