Upcoming Event

Israel & the Diaspora in Antiquity: Partnership, Dialogue, or Debate?

Wednesday, January 9, 2019

7:30 pm, IST

Pardes Institute of Jewish Studies
29 Pierre Koenig Street, Talpiot, Jerusalem , Israel

The Sidney and Miriam Brettler Memorial Series for 5779 will take place over 4 sessions. Each session will be led by Professor Isaiah Gafni.

Professor Isaiah Gafni Shalem College JerusalemProfessor Isaiah Gafni is a historian of Judaism in the Second Temple and Talmudic periods.
He is a Professor Emeritus at the Hebrew University and president of Shalem College in Jerusalem.




January 9  Jewish Dispersion: Punishment, Blessing, or Universal Mission?

January 16 – Second Temple Judaea and the Diaspora: Equal Partners or Center-Periphery?

January 23 – Rethinking Diaspora in Post-Temple Jerusalem

January 30 – The Loyal Opposition? How Babylonia Became ‘Zion’

Advance tickets online: 30 NIS

At the door: 40 NIS

Students and Masa: 20 NIS

Book now at www.pardes.org.il/brettler5779 or fill in the form below.

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