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4th Annual Stanley Ned Rosenbaum Judaic Studies Lecture

Please join us for a series of special events to mark the Fourth Annual Stanley Ned Rosenbaum Judaic Studies Lecture during Dickinson's Homecoming & Family Weekend.

Friday, October 6, 2017

Shabbat Services led by Rabbi Henry Shreibman '74
6 p.m. | Stern Center

Stanley Ned Rosenbaum Shabbat Catered Gourmet Dinner
7 p.m. | Stern Center

Fourth Annual Stanley Ned Rosenbaum Judaic Studies Lecture
8:00 p.m.
Guest Speaker: Dr. Alan Levenson
                          Oklahoma University
                          Schusterman/Josey Chair in Judaic History

Title: “Joseph: Dreamer, Sage, Despot”

Do dreams come from God, as Joseph tells Pharaoh, or from within, as Freud thought? And how did Joseph, a Hebrew prisoner in an Egyptian dungeon, devise a plan to rescue the world from famine? Did great power finally go Joseph’s head, as many modern commentators contend? We will explore the Bible’s most enigmatic figure.

Location: Asbell Center Lawn (rain location: Stern Center)

Asbell Center Bagel Brunch
Sunday, October 30, 2016
9:30 - 11 a.m. | Social Hall
Join us for coffee, bagels and great conversation.