Public Lectures (Fall 2019)

Ancient Israel

Jews and non-Jews in Israel from the earliest archaeological evidence to Bar Kochba

Crash Course in Jewish History, pt. 1

Wednesday, September 4, 7:30 pm

Young Israel of Lawrence-Cedarhurst

8 Spruce Street, Cedarhurst NY 11516

Exile within Exile

Wandering, settlement, and expulsions from late antiquity to the Spanish inquisition

Crash Course in Jewish History, pt. 2

Wednesday September 11, 7:30 pm

Young Israel of Lawrence-Cedarhurst

8 Spruce Street, Cedarhurst NY 11516

A People that Dwells Alone

The Jewish encounter with modernity

Crash Course in Jewish History, pt. 3

Wednesday, September 18, 7:30 pm

Young Israel of Lawrence-Cedarhurst

8 Spruce Street, Cedarhurst NY 11516

Separating the Flours

Learning Jewish History from Daf Yomi

Torah NY

Sunday, September 22, time TBA

Citi Field

The Long 20th Century

Reflections on Contemporary Jewish History

Crash Course in Jewish History, pt. 4

Wednesday, September 24, 7:30 pm

Young Israel of Lawrence-Cedarhurst

8 Spruce Street, Cedarhurst NY 11516

AllDaf Scholar in Residence Teaneck, NJ

Sponsored by the OU Daf Yomi Initiative

Friday, October 25-Saturday, October 26

Dates and locations TBA

The Jews of the Rhone

Lectures on site in the South of France with Kosher Riverboat Cruises

Dates in November

Torah from the years of wrath

The Wartime Writings of Kalonymus Kalmish Shapria (the Aish Kodesh)

Aish Thornhill Community Shul

Toronto, Canada

November 24, 2019

Truth will Spring from the Earth

Gutenberg, the Internet, and the New Uncertainty Principle

Keynote Address, XIIIth Torah & Science Conference

Sunday, December 15

Miami, Florida