Library Talks Series: Agony in the Pulpit: Christian Sermonic Responses to Nazi Mass Persecution and Murder, ca 1933-1945

21st February @ 17:00

Woolf Institute, Madingley Road, Cambridge CB3 0UB

Overview

In the first of our Library Talks Series, the Woolf Institute is delighted to welcome Professor Marc Saperstein on Wednesday 21 February 2018 at 5pm.

Professor Saperstein's talk will be 'Agony in the Pulpit: Christian Sermonic Responses to Nazi Mass Persecution and Murder, ca 1933-1945' and derives from his forthcoming book, Agony in the Pulpit: Jewish Preaching in Response to Nazi Persecution and Mass Murder, 1933-1945 (Hebrew Union College Press-University of Pittsburgh Press, 2018).

Marc is Professor Emeritus of Jewish history at George Washington University and Professor of Jewish history and Homiletics at Leo Baeck College.

The talk will take place in the Woolf Institute Library and will be followed by a small drinks reception.

How to book

This is an open event. For further information, please contact: Woolf Institute Subject Librarian, Susanne Jennings at scj22@cam.ac.uk 



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