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The ERJCC CJLL Scholar Series: People of the Image - Jews and Art: Jewish Art and its Role in the Future of the Jewish People

Presented by Jewish Community Center of Houston (Evelyn Rubenstein Jewish Community Center of Houston) at Jewish Community Center of Houston (Evelyn Rubenstein Jewish Community Center), Houston TX

May 15 2014
The ERJCC CJLL Scholar Series: People of the Image - Jews and Art: Jewish Art and its Role in the Future of the Jewish People

March 20, April 10, May 15 it's The ERJCC Center for Jewish Living and Learning (CJLL) Scholar SeriesDr. Marc Michael Epstein, (pictured) Vassar College presents People of the Image – Jews and Art.

Jews have classically been viewed as people of the book, rather than people of the image. But in reality, from the earliest moments in Jewish history, the visual arts have been at the center of the Jewish experience.

What can we learn from Jewish visual culture about Jewish self-image in various times and places? What can we learn about Jews’ relationships with their neighbors from the way they

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$10 Member / $15 Public per Lecture
$26 Member / $38 Public Series Pass

Contact: 713-729-3200

Email: nbarancik@erjcchouston.org

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7:00 PM–8:30 PM

 

* Event durations (if noted) are approximate. Please check with the presenting organization or venue to confirm start times and duration.

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