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Holocaust Lecture Series Continues at Creighton

Post-Holocaust Thoughts Topic of Lecture

Zachary Braiterman, Ph.D., will present “Post-Holocaust Thoughts on God, Beauty, and Rotten Timber (with a Concluding Talmudic Postscript)” as part of Holocaust Lecture Series sponsored by Creighton University’s Kripke Center for the Study of Religion and Society.

The lecture, which is free and open to the public, will be held at 7 p.m. Monday, March 10, in Creighton’s Skutt Student Center Ballroom East.

Braiterman is an associate professor of Religion at Syracuse University, where he teaches in modern Jewish thought and culture. He is the author of “(God) After Auschwitz: Tradition and Change in Post-Holocaust Jewish Thought ” and “The Shape of Revelation: Aesthetics and Modern Jewish Thought.”

The Kripke Center’s Holocaust course and lecture series are made possible in part through the generous support of the National Holocaust Endowment, with special thanks to Mr. and Mrs. Sam Freed. The lecture is co-sponsored by Creighton College of Arts & Sciences and the Klutznick Chair in Jewish Civilization.

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