March 28th, 2016
Tuesday, April 12, 2016
6:30 – 8:00 p.m.
Mandel Reading Room
3rd Floor, Mandel Center for the Humanities
Join us for a lecture exploring the role of Rabbi Abraham Joshua Heschel in the Civil Rights movement with Dr. Michael Marmur.
Free and open to the public. Refreshments served.
Dr. Marmur is the Jack, Joseph and Morton Mandel Provost at Hebrew Union College-Jewish Institute of Religion. Previously, he served as Vice President for Academic Affairs and Dean of Hebrew Union College – Jewish Institute of Religion in Jerusalem. In recent years he has taught courses in Theology, Homiletics, and Pluralistic Jewish Education.
Dr. Marmur has lectured and taught extensively in North America and Israel, and in many parts of Western and Central Europe. His book, Abraham Joshua Heschel and the Sources of Wonder was just published by University of Toronto Press.