A Nation Reborn - A History of Zionism and the Rebirth of Modern Israel:
With events in the Middle East rarely out of the news this course, delivered by Learning Officer Jeremy Michelson, offers an introduction to the events that led to the creation of the Zionist movement and the rebirth of the state of Israel.
Part One: The Dream and the Reality - Sunday February 17th 2:00 pm
For nearly 2,000 years Jews had prayed fervently for a return to the Land of Israel (euphemistically called "Zion"). This first talk examines how an age old longing for return became a political movement that shook the Jewish World.
Normal admission charges apply.