Dr. Vicki Spencer, author of Toleration in Comparative Perspective, will join panels from the Graduate Theological Union and UC Berkeley to discuss the idea of toleration with particular emphasis on and reaction to the terrorist attack on two mosques in Christchurch, New Zealand.
Please join the University of California, Berkeley's Magnes Collection of Jewish Art and Life and the GTU - Richard S. Dinner Center for Jewish Studies for the third and final lecture given by Naomi Seidman in this year's Taubman Lecture Series.
Eighty years from now, in a time of increasing environmental degradation and after one sixth of the Earth’s population has died in a vast pandemic, a noted rabbi in Brooklyn hosts a convocation for Jewish clergy and scholars from every background. Her vision: to create a new Talmud for living in dangerous times. Over the course of five years the attendees work to compile a text in multiple genres, but their text is never completed.