Los Angeles Independent PublishingKate Gale, offers poetry readings, poetry contests, book awards, and more.
Reading and author: Why Fiction MattersDate: May 24th, 2018
Time: 10:45 am
Location: Knesset Israel Congregation
16 Colt Road
Pittsfield, MA , MA 01201
From political and financial scandals to rapid progress in biomedical science and technology, the complex issues of modern society are, at their core, issues of ethical and moral concern. Now more than ever, we require a solid understanding of how Jewish ethics can inform our discussions and decisions about the critical questions of the day. Judaism has a long history of wrestling with moral questions, responding to them in a way that considers all sides of an issue. This class incorporates videos featuring Jewish Theological Seminary faculty, other expert scholars, and practitioners in the field; classical and contemporary texts; and additional resources online. Click here for more info!