The Letters Project: Conversing Across Narratives

Partnership with the Jewish Community Relations Council and the St. Paul Jewish Federation

A course based on Yossi Klein Halevi’s book, Letters to My Palestinian Neighbor: With an Extensive Epilogue of Palestinian Responses.

The St. Paul Jewish Federation is offering a $180 stipend to each student upon successful completion of the course, with a maximum of 20 students.

All Classes will be on Zoom

Dates: Sundays, January 24 – February 28
Time: 11:30am-12:30pm
For Grades 9-12


Week 1: Neighbors?
Jan 24 – Rabbi Weininger
Week 2: Privilege and Possibility
Jan 31 – Rabbi Stock Spilker
Week 3: Our 4,000-Year Tradition
Feb 7 – Rabbi Olitzky
Week 4: The Book is an Experiment; Does it Succeed?
Feb 14 – Rabbi Locketz & Rabbi Crimmings
Week 5: Seeking Justice
Feb 21 – Rabbi Rubin
Week 6
Feb 28 – Final Class


Registration for The Letters Project is now CLOSED. You may still fill out the form below to be placed on the waiting list. We will contact you if a spot becomes available.

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