Trail of Text Part III: The Creation of the Kaleidosope of Modern Judaism
The period of the split of pre-modern Orthodoxy into Hasidic and non-Hasidic Orthodoxy; the Maskilim (Jewish Enlightenment); the Reform movement; Zionists, Jewish Socialists, and others which underlie the rich tapestry of “Judaisms” in the modern world. The era in which Jewish radicals and intellectuals helped build the modern world, Yiddish civilization was largely destroyed, and the state of Israel was built.
Dates: Tuesdays, March 26 to June 4
Time: 7-9 p.m.