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November 2010 at the Taube Center for Jewish Studies

Thursday, November 4, 2010 12:00 noon
Bldg. 360 - Conference Room
Donny Inbar, Associate Director for Arts and Culture - Israel Center of the Jewish Community Federation of San Francisco
From the Bimah to the Bine and Back: How Secular Yiddish Theater Reinvented Judaism

Thursday, November 18, 2010 5:00 pm
Stanford Humanities Center - Levinthal Hall
Henri Atlan, Franco-Algerian biophysicist and philosopher will discuss the new, award-winning translation of his book "Sparks of Randomness," (SUP, 2010)
The Sparks of Randomness: Religion, Philosophy, and Bioethics
sponsored by Stanford Humanities Center, Department of Religious Studies, Stanford University Libraries, and Imitatio

November 2010 Jewish Studies Co-sponsored Events

The Jewish Community Center of San Francisco presents:
Bookfest 2010
Pottruck Family Atrium
3200 California Street
San Francisco, CA
Sunday, November 7, 2010 11:30 am - 6:00 pm
Members $5 • Public $7 • Students $5
Order tickets at 415.292.1233

CREEES presents:
Zsuzsa Hetenyi, University ELTE, Budapest
God, Blood, and Crows: War and Pogrom in Perets Markish’s Di kupe (1921) and Vladimir Mayakovsky’s War and World (1915-1916)
Tuesday, November 11, 2010 12:00 noon
Encina West - Room 208
RSVP required.

The Israel Center of the Jewish Community Federation presents:
Tom Segev, author
Simon Wiesenthal: The Life and Legends
Thursday, November 11, 7:30 pm
Oshman Family JCC, Palo Alto
Sponsored by the Consulate General of Israel to the Pacific Northwest Region and Congregation Beth Jacob. For information and tickets, call Jennifer Landucci (650) 223-8664, jlanducci@paloaltojcc.org