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

Topics:

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

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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