Burger, one of Elie Wiesel’s closest students, recounts his story of meeting the Nobel laureate at age 15, becoming his student, and then teaching assistant, and eventually a teacher in his own right. (Please note off-site location.) $5
Temple Sinai presents Christian Picciolini, an award-winning television producer, a public speaker, author, peace advocate, and a reformed violent extremist. His life’s work bears witness to an ongoing and profound need to atone for agrisly past and an urgency to make something of his time on this planet by contributing to the greater good. Picciolini will discuss his memoir, White American Youth: My Descent into America’s Most Violent Hate Movement—and How I Got Out. For more information on the event…
Temple Sinai presents an evening with Deborah E. Lipstadt, as she discusses her latest book, Antisemitism: Here and Now, which examines the recent rise in antisemitism in the United States, the United Kingdom, and Europe.The book takes the form of a series of letters between Lipstadt and two fictional characters - a Jewish student and a non-Jewish colleague. For more information on the event and to register, visit Temple Sinai's website.