Me’ah Select: Fateful Encounter – Relations Between Jews and Muslims in the Medieval and Modern Islamic World

Next Event: January 25, 2017 Cambridge $360.00 0
Me'ah-Classic-FAQ-720x300-lores

Registration is now open for…

Fateful Encounter; Relations Between Jews and Muslims in the Medieval and Modern Islamic World at Congregation Eitz Chayim in Cambridge. Class begins November 2, 2016, meets Wednesdays, 7-9:00 p.m. 
This course is intended to provide both a general overview, and some detailed vignettes of Jewish life under Islamic rule, primarily during the Middle Ages, and also during Modern times.  Analyzing the complex relationship between Jews and Muslims in medieval Islamic societies, in particular, constitutes a fascinating intellectual and spiritual adventure in itself.  However, studying the medieval period also turns out to be crucial for gaining a full understanding of relationships between Jews and Muslims in our times today.

To register and for more information visit: http://hebrewcollege.edu/meah

Or contact Sara Brown at meah@hebrewcollege.edu; call 617-559-8708

The program is supported by Hebrew College and CJP’s Commission on Jewish Learning and Engagement.

Me’ah Select is a ten week in-depth exploration of a specific theme, text, personality or slice of Jewish history. Our talented faculty, known for their scholarship and dynamic approach to adult learning, bring their classes to life through the study of literature, history, art, and original texts and source material.

+ More... - Less...
Fact Sheet
When
Every week on Wednesday, 7:00 pm - 9:00 pmLast event on January 25, 2017
Where
Congregation Eitz Chayim
136 Magazine St
Cambridge, MA 02139
Organized By
Price
$360.00 for fall semester

CJP provides the above links concerning third-party events for your convenience only. CJP has no control over the content of the linked-to websites or events they describe, and accepts no responsibility for the websites, including any advertising or products or services on or available from such sites, or for any loss or damage that may arise from your attending, or registering to attend, the described events. If you decide to access any of the third-party websites linked to below, you do so entirely at your own risk and subject to the terms and conditions of use for such websites and event attendance. CJP is not responsible or liable to you or any third party for the content or accuracy of any materials provided by any third parties. All statements and/or opinions expressed in the linked-to materials or at the described events, and all commentary, articles and other content provided at the third-party websites or at the events, are solely the opinions and the responsibility of the persons or entities operating the linked-to websites and events. The inclusion of any link on this website does not imply that CJP endorses the described event, or the linked-to website or its operator.

More From...

More In...

More At...