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The Rebirth of Jewish Life in Eastern Europe with Professor Stephen Berk

Feb 23 2022, 7:00PM to 9:00PM in the Zoom.
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In the second of his three part 2021-2022 lecture series, Prof. Stephen Berk will explore how Jewish life is reviving in a number of Central and Eastern European cities and countries. Why is this happening, and what can it tell us about the Jewish and secular societies of these places only 75 years after the Holocaust?

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Beth Emeth Bais Yehuda Synagogue
Beth Tzedec Congregation
Jewish Foundation of Greater Toronto

Dr. Stephen Berk is the Henry and Sally Schaffer Professor of Holocaust and Jewish studies at Union College in Schenectady, New York. He is the former Chair of the Department of History, Director of the Program in Russia and East European Studies and helps advise the Hillel organization at Union.

Professor Berk is considered an absolutely superb lecturer and teacher. His lectures are outstanding and he is in high demand as a guest speaker. He is always informative, interesting and entertaining. He is widely known for his expertise on the Holocaust, Russia, the Middle East and a variety of Jewish subjects.

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