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Siegal Lifelong Learning Program Week of Learning

Michal Bar-Asher Siegal
Michal Bar-Asher Siegal

The Siegal Lifelong Learning Program will host its annual Week of Learning May 21–25 with special guest Michal Bar-Asher Siegal, the Horace Goldsmith Visiting Associate Professor in Judaic Studies at Yale University and associate professor in the Goldstein-Goren Department of Jewish Thought at Ben Gurion University of the Negev.

The Week of Learning will consist of two in-person lectures and an in-person course:

  • Sunday, May 21, at 7 p.m. at the Landmark Centre Building (25700 Science Park Dr.): “It’s Complicated: Jews and Christians in the Ancient World”
  • Monday through Wednesday, May 22–24, from 10 a.m. to noon at the Landmark Centre Building (25700 Science Park Dr.): “When a Heretic Walks into the House of Study: Jewish-Christian Interactions in the Babylonian Talmud”
  • Thursday, May 25, at 7 p.m. at Congregation B’nai Jeshurun, Community-wide Tikkun Leil Shavuot: “‘Mountains Hanging on a String’ On the Two Torahs (oral and written)

Register to participate in these events.

The Week of Learning is generously sponsored by the Friends of Jewish Lifelong Learning Endowment Fund, Jewish Federation of Cleveland