Explorations in Modern Jewish Literature Class | Congregation Beth Am

Explorations in Modern Jewish Literature Class

Taught by Rabbi Marder and Dr. Joyce Penn Moser

This five-session seminar explores fascinating works by American, European and Israeli Jewish writers that illuminate the human condition. Come prepared for a lively discussion! To register for this course, download and complete the signup form and return with a check to "Congregation Beth Am," attention Sheba Solomon.


  • Session One, January 8: Stories by Y.L. Peretz
  • Session Two, February 12: Stories by Isaiah Spiegel; Reunion by Fred Uhlman (available on Amazon)
  • Session Three, March 19: Stories by I.B. Singer
  • Session Four, April 9: Stories by Ayelet Tsabari
  • Session Five, May 21: The Waiting Room by Leah Kaminsky (available on Amazon)
Suggested donation: $36 per person (includes bagels, cream cheese, juice and coffee).
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  • 26790 Arastradero Rd., Los Altos Hills, CA 94022
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