The Past - and Present - of Jewish Storytelling

May 05, 2013

Location: Sunday: 501 Schermerhorn Monday: Faculty House, Garden Room 2


Join the Institute for Israel and Jewish Studies for a dynamic discussion of narrative, ancient and modern storytelling, in the Jewish tradition. We are bringing together writers and academics to discuss Jewish writing for two days of fascinating discourse.

The topic on Sunday, May 5,  will be Ancient Storytelling with such prominent speakers and scholars as Robert Kawashima, Alan Cooper, Hindy Najman, Laura Lieber, and Tzvi Novick. On Monday, May 6, we will continue the conversation, exploring Modern Storytelling with Dara Horn, Philip Schultz, Joshua Cohen, Peter Cole, and many others! For the full schedule please view it here.  

Please RSVP to Susan Allen by Wednesday, May 1. On Monday, May 6 a light lunch will be provided (in accordance with dietary laws).

For more information, including the full schedule please view it here.

Contact person: Susan Allen sa3082@columbia.edu

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