EVENTS

LECTURES & BOOK TALKS

AROUND THE WORLD WITH FRED

Special Event

AROUND THE WORLD WITH FRED

This is a three-part series featuring 3 films from 3 different countries and speaker Fred Rosenbaum.
LECTURES & BOOK TALKS

ANTI-SEMITISM ON CAMPUS IN THE TIME OF COVID-19

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ANTI-SEMITISM ON CAMPUS IN THE TIME OF COVID-19

Join Mark Yudof and Miriam Elman, Board members of the Academic Engagement Network, as they discuss how radical…
CLASSES & MULTI-WEEK COURSES

THE OBSCENE, INDECENT & OFFENSIVE IN HOLLYWOOD: WHAT HAYS WROUGHT

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THE OBSCENE, INDECENT & OFFENSIVE IN HOLLYWOOD: WHAT HAYS WROUGHT

WHAT HAYS WROUGHT is a two-part course where we explore what was censored, banned and controversial in Hollywood…
MOVIES

THE INTERPRETER

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THE INTERPRETER

Setting off with a pistol, 80-year-old translator Ali Ungár travels from Slovakia to Vienna to take revenge on…
MOVIES

ONCE IN A LIFETIME

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ONCE IN A LIFETIME

A dedicated history teacher at a French high school is determined to give the best education she can…
LECTURES & BOOK TALKS

AUTHOR EVENT: ARMIES OF ENABLERS

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AUTHOR EVENT: ARMIES OF ENABLERS

Law Professor Amos Guiora's new book ARMIES OF ENABLERS explores the breaches of trust that too often make…
CLASSES & MULTI-WEEK COURSES

JEWISH LEARNING WITH PROJECT ZUG

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JEWISH LEARNING WITH PROJECT ZUG

With Project Zug, enjoy community building and Jewish learning on your own schedule!
LECTURES & BOOK TALKS

GENERATION FRIENDS

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GENERATION FRIENDS

Journalist Saul Austerlitz’s latest book, "Generation Friends," reveals the inner workings of the legendary TV comedy series FRIENDS.
LECTURES & BOOK TALKS

HOW THE SIX DAY WAR INFORMS TODAY’S MIDDLE EAST

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HOW THE SIX DAY WAR INFORMS TODAY’S MIDDLE EAST

An online presentation by Rafael Danziger that will explore how the 1967 war impacted the region.
LECTURES & BOOK TALKS

INDIA, ISRAEL & BERKELEY

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INDIA, ISRAEL & BERKELEY

Our distinguished panel will discuss the ties between Israel, India and Berkeley, demonstrated in the Berkeley-based Magnes Collection…
COMMUNITY GATHERINGS & CAMPS, LECTURES & BOOK TALKS

LET’S TALK ABOUT RACISM WITH DR. KATJA ANTOINE

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LET’S TALK ABOUT RACISM WITH DR. KATJA ANTOINE

Join us for a talk and discussion on what you can do to fight racism, both as an…
COMMUNITY GATHERINGS & CAMPS

QUEER COMMUNITY IN ISRAEL: ZOOM WORKSHOP

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QUEER COMMUNITY IN ISRAEL: ZOOM WORKSHOP

Join the JCC East Bay for a Zoom workshop on LGBTQ+ community in Israel in honor of Pride…
COMMUNITY GATHERINGS & CAMPS, LECTURES & BOOK TALKS

THE KIBBUTZ IS ALIVE!

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THE KIBBUTZ IS ALIVE!

Visit a pluralist vision for 21st century Israel on a virtual tour of Kibbutz Hannaton with Anat Harrel,…
LECTURES & BOOK TALKS

“THE LOST KITCHEN” AN AUTHOR EVENT

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“THE LOST KITCHEN” AN AUTHOR EVENT

Miriam Green, the author of The Lost Kitchen: Reflections and Recipes from an Alzheimer’s Caregiver, will share her…
MOVIES

THE TOBACCONIST

Special Event

THE TOBACCONIST

The life of a naive young man from a small Austrian town is changed forever after he moves…
LECTURES & BOOK TALKS

UNSUNG JEWISH HEROES

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UNSUNG JEWISH HEROES

Learn about lesser known Jewish heroes with Dr. Jack Cohen.
CLASSES & MULTI-WEEK COURSES

WILL THE REAL ARI BEN CANAAN PLEASE STAND UP!

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WILL THE REAL ARI BEN CANAAN PLEASE STAND UP!

A free, three-part, online course that explores the British policy on Palestine prior to Israeli independence and the…
LECTURES & BOOK TALKS

A PORTRAIT OF BAY AREA JEWRY

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A PORTRAIT OF BAY AREA JEWRY

Acclaimed historian Fred Rosenbaum analyzes the 2018 Demographics Survey
COMMUNITY GATHERINGS & CAMPS, LECTURES & BOOK TALKS

A VIRTUAL COMMEMORATION IN LEARNING

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A VIRTUAL COMMEMORATION IN LEARNING

The Holocaust Center of the JFCS and HaMaqom present Yom HaShoah: A Virtual Commemoration in Learning
LECTURES & BOOK TALKS

AN UNORTHODOX DISCUSSION

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AN UNORTHODOX DISCUSSION

A look at the TV series "Unorthodox"
COMMUNITY GATHERINGS & CAMPS, LECTURES & BOOK TALKS

VIRTUAL COMMEMORATION: REMEMBRANCE & RENEWAL

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VIRTUAL COMMEMORATION: REMEMBRANCE & RENEWAL

A virtual commemoration to remember those who fought and those we lost during the Holocaust.