The Rabbis and Human Rights: The Ancient Period

Thursday, January 9, 2014
The Rabbis and Human Rights: The Ancient Period

Professor Evyatar Marienberg (UNC-Chapel Hill), gives a lecture entitled "The Rabbis and Human Rights: The Ancient Period" as part of "The Jewish Tradition and Human Rights" lecture series.

The lecture series is generously sponsored by the Duke Center for Jewish Studies, The Kenan Institute for Ethics, Jewish Life at Duke, and the Duke Human Rights Center.

The series will continue this Spring:

February 3rd: Kalman Bland (Duke): "Medieval Jewish Perspectives on Human Rights"

April 7: Zachary Braiterman (Syracuse): "What's Human? Whose Right: Moses Mendelssohn and the Jewish Enlightenment"

All lectures are free and open to the public and begin at 5:30PM in Westbrook 0016.