December 3, 2020, 19:00 CET: Anarcho-Judaism: Part II
In this second webinar we will discuss the life and thought of Rabbi Avraham Yehuda Heyn. We will learn of his doctrine of Jewish anarcho-pacifism, of his radical view on the sanctity of human life, of his creative interpretations of Jewish law, of his approach to Zionism and how he integrated Hasidic lore while resisting its nationalistic elements.
Instructor: Hayyim Rothman, Independent scholar, author of No Masters but God: Portraits of Anarcho-Judaism (Manchester University Press)
December 8, 2020, 19:00 CET: On Histories of Jewish Anarchism
Join us for a complementary session to the double webinar about Anarcho-Judaism. This webinar will explore some of the literature and culture of Jewish anarchist movements, spanning the 1880s to 1930s in Europe and North America.
Instructor: Anna Elena Torres, Assistant Professor, Comparative Literature, University of Chicago
December 17, 2020, 19:00 CET: Overcoming Antisemitism
Join us for an informative and hands-on discussion on the challenges concerning contemporary antisemitism. How is antisemitism being combated in Europe today? We will discuss a report on cutting-edge approaches from the NOA project.
Instructor: Tamás Büchler, Leader of the NOA (Networks Overcoming Antisemitism) Project at CEJI, A Jewish Contribution to an Inclusive Europe (https://www.noa-project.eu)