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Floodtide: Europe and its Jews Amidst the Refugee Crisis
The recent migration of about 1.5 million mostly Muslim refugees has convulsed the continent and its Jewish communities as nothing since the fall of the Berlin Wall. We will examine the prospects for Europe and its Jews during this time of turmoil and transformation.
Saturday, November 10
7:30 - 9:00 pm
|Nov 10||7:30 PM–9:00 PM||Sat||B'nai Tikvah||Fred Rosenbaum|
Congregation B'nai Tikvah
25 Hillcroft Way
Walnut Creek, CA 94597
Fred Rosenbaum, founding director of Lehrhaus Judaica, has written four books on Bay Area Jewish history and three books on the Holocaust. He has taught numerous courses on the history of contemporary Israel at Lehrhaus and the University of San Francisco. He has been awarded the S.Y. Agnon Gold Medal for Intellectual Excellence by the Scopus Society of the Hebrew University of Jerusalem, the Covenant Award for Exceptional Jewish Educators, as well as the Anne and Robert Cowan Writers’ Award for making an exceptional impact on the Bay Area by writing on Jewish themes.