Courses

Spring 2022

2 Session

1. People Love Dead Jews by Dara Horn

Wednesdays 10:00am

January 19, 26

People Love Dead Jews:  A book that calls out for discussion.

Dara Horn has written a provocative book on how the world around us sees the Jewish people.  We will accept her invitation to read and discuss it over the course of 2 Wednesday mornings.  Reviews and additional Jewish texts will be shared when relevant.  Please join us for an informative and lively conversation.

$60.00Enroll - $60

2. Online Version: People Love Dead Jews by Dara Horn

Wednesdays at 11:30am

January 19, 26

See description above.

$60.00Enroll - $60

Semester Courses

3. Tuesday Morning Talmud

Tuesdays at 9:00am

February 1, 8, 15, 22 March 1, 8, 15, 22, 29 April 5 April 11 - Make-up if needed

We will continue studying and discussing Talmudic stories, along with the analyses and study questions offered by Rabbi Jeffrey Rubenstein in his book,  In the Land of Truth.

$250.00Enroll - $250

4. Online Version: Tuesday Morning Talmud

Tuesdays at 10:30am

February 1, 8, 15, 22 March 1, 8, 15, 22, 29 April 5 April 11 - Make-up if needed

We will study and discuss Talmudic stories, along with the analyses and study questions offered by Rabbi Jeffrey Rubenstein in his book,  In the Land of Truth.

$250.00Enroll - $250

Joan’s Class: Edith Pearlman, Recent Short Stories

Mondays at 10:00am

January 31 February 7, 14, 21, 28 March 7, 14, 21, 28 April 4 - Make-up if needed

Joan’s Class:  Recent Stories by Edith Pearlman

We will read and discuss some Pearlman short stories that have been published in journals, but not yet in books/collections.

  1. The Gentle Girl Iron Horse Review 2012  – Rabbi Kanter will provide
  2. Wait and See  The American Scholar  https://theamericanscholar.org/wait-and-see/  – JStor
  3. Just So Virginia Quarterly Online https://www.vqronline.org/fiction/just-so
  4. S. faux The American Scholar https://theamericanscholar.org/s-faux/  – JStor
  5. Accommodators
  6. SwampMaiden – JStor
  7. Grossie  T
  8. Fishwater  – JStor
  9. I follow My Wife  T – JStor
  10. Chance
  11. Prodigal Niece  
  12. Someday You’ll Find Me Ploughshares https://www.pshares.org/issues/winter-2010-11/someday-youll-find-me-plan-b-essay

$250.00Enroll - $250

Online Version – Joan’s Class: Edith Pearlman, Recent Short Stories

Mondays at 12:30pm

January 31 February 7, 14, 21, 28 March 7, 14, 21, 28 April 4 - Make-up if needed

Joan’s Class:  Recent Stories by Edith Pearlman

See Description and List of Stories above.

$250.00Enroll - $250